Um-kringingOld Norse Dictionary - um-kringing
Meaning of Old Norse word "um-kringing" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a surrounding; umkringingar mál = periphrasis, Skálda.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛘ-ᚴᚱᛁᚾᚴᛁᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Skálda. (H. I.)