VendOld Norse Dictionary - vend
Meaning of Old Norse word "vend" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. [A. S. wen], name of the letter v, see introduction to this letter; ok er v þá vend kallað í Norrænu máli, Skálda (Edda ii. 400; ‘und,’ 365).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᚾᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Skálda. (H. I.)
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