Vit-firringOld Norse Dictionary - vit-firring
Meaning of Old Norse word "vit-firring" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. ‘wit-estrangement,’ insanity, madness, Grág. i. 154, Fms. vi. 141, Bs. i. 371.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᛏ-ᚠᛁᚱᚱᛁᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)