VættaOld Norse Dictionary - vætta
Meaning of Old Norse word "vætta" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
vætta Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. t, to weigh as in weighing anchor, lift; hand-vætta, q. v.
- 2. t, = vænta, q. v.
- 3. n., in ekki vættna, see vættr B.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛅᛏᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.
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