Vápna-skiptiOld Norse Dictionary - vápna-skipti
Meaning of Old Norse word "vápna-skipti" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. an exchange of weapons, Gísl. 5: a passage of arms, exchange of blows, Nj. 201 (where plur.), 261.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛅᛒᚾᛅ-ᛋᚴᛁᛒᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Gísla Saga. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)