VersaOld Norse Dictionary - versa
Meaning of Old Norse word "versa" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- að, to put into verse (Latin), opp. to dikta, of prose composition; framr í klerkdómi at dikta ok versa, Bs. i. 794; Galterus sá er versat hefir sögu þessa, Al. 30 (of the Alexandreis); bæði diktaði hann vel ok versaði, Bs. i. 239.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᚱᛋᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
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