Val-landOld Norse Dictionary - val-land
Meaning of Old Norse word "val-land" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the land of the ‘Welsh’ or foreigners, esp. in the Sagas relating to France, Vilhjálmr … hann vann þat ríki í Vallandi er síðan var kallat Norðmandi, Fagrsk. 142, Ó. H. passim.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛅᛚ-ᛚᛅᚾᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fagrskinna. (K. I.)
- Ó. H.
- Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)