VísanOld Norse Dictionary - vísan
Meaning of Old Norse word "vísan" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a pointing, direction; nú skulu þér fara eptir minni vísan, Fms. ii. 71, Fas. i. 6l; til-vísan, leiðar-v.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᛋᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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