Veldis-hringr

Old Norse Dictionary - veldis-hringr

Meaning of Old Norse word "veldis-hringr" in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

veldis-hringr
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

Abbreviations used:

m.
masculine.
s. v.
sub voce.
v.
vide.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Mar.
Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
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