VelgjaOld Norse Dictionary - velgja
Meaning of Old Norse word "velgja" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
velgja Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. u, f. lukewarmness.
- 2. medic. nausea; það er, velgja í mér.
- 2. ð, [válgr], to warm; velgja mjolk, to warm milk; ætla ek at hann (the porridge) sé full-velgdr, Fas. iii. 389; v. upp, to warm up.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᛚᚴᛁᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- medicine, medically.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
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