Vin-þjófrOld Norse Dictionary - vin-þjófr
Meaning of Old Norse word "vin-þjófr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a ‘friend-thief,’ a false friend, Ad.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᚾ-ᚦᛁᚢᚠᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Arinbjarnar-drápa. (A. III.)