VaranOld Norse Dictionary - varan
Meaning of Old Norse word "varan" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
varan Old Norse word can mean:
- and vörun, f. a warning, Nj. 260, Sturl. ii. 241.
- 2. a being ware of, shunning, Hom. 13.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛅᚱᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
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