Vátt-nefnaOld Norse Dictionary - vátt-nefna
Meaning of Old Norse word "vátt-nefna" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. a law phrase, a calling witnesses, Nj. 14, Grág. ii. 48, Eg. 732, Hrafn. 18.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛅᛏᛏ-ᚾᛁᚠᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Hrafnkels Saga. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)