VasiOld Norse Dictionary - vasi
Meaning of Old Norse word "vasi" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
vasi Old Norse word can mean:
- a, m. a nickname, Dipl. v. 5.
- 2. a pocket, freq. in mod. usage, but prob. from some foreign root; vestis-vasi, buxna-vasi, treyju-vasi; vasa-klútr, a pocket-kerchief; vasa-knifr, a pocket-knife, etc.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛅᛋᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- et cetera.
- frequent, frequently.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Diplomatarium. (J. I.)
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