Veldis-hringrOld Norse Dictionary - veldis-hringr
Meaning of Old Norse word "veldis-hringr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the ring or halo round the head of a saint, Mar., Fms. v. 340.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᛚᛏᛁᛋ-ᚼᚱᛁᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- s. v.
- sub voce.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)