Við-förOld Norse Dictionary - við-för
Meaning of Old Norse word "við-för" (or við-fǫr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- við-för (við-fǫr)
- f. treatment, Barl. 104, Al. 57; hafa verri viðfarar, Fms. ii. 163; íllar viðfarir, x. 124.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, við-för may be more accurately written as við-fǫr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᚦ-ᚠᚢᚱ
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.)
- Barlaams Saga. (F. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)