TvisvarOld Norse Dictionary - tvisvar
Meaning of Old Norse word "tvisvar" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- (also tysvar), adv. twice, Sks. 677, Fms. ix. 265, passim; in tvisvar verðr gamall maðrinn barn. tvisvar-sinnum = tvisvar, Hom. 118; týsvar-sinnum, Nj.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᛁᛋᚢᛅᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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