Váð-hæfrOld Norse Dictionary - váð-hæfr
Meaning of Old Norse word "váð-hæfr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. fit for sail; váðhæft-veðr, a favourable wind; hvessti svá at varla var váðhæft á konungs skipi, Fms. ix. 387.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛅᚦ-ᚼᛅᚠᚱ
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.)