Um-hleypingrOld Norse Dictionary - um-hleypingr
Meaning of Old Norse word "um-hleypingr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
um-hleypingr Old Norse word can mean:
- m. a landlouper, Sturl. iii. 28, v. l.
- 2. of the weather, changeable, stormy weather; það er umhleypinga-samt, stormar og umhleypingar.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛘ-ᚼᛚᛁᚢᛒᛁᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)