TónnOld Norse Dictionary - tónn
Meaning of Old Norse word "tónn" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. [Lat.], a tune; syngja tíðir við tón, Sturl. iii. 210. tóni, a, m. = tónn, Sks. 633: as a nickname, Ann. 1393.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Íslenzkir Annálar. (D. IV.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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