Vítis-hornOld Norse Dictionary - vítis-horn
Meaning of Old Norse word "vítis-horn" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a sconce-horn or cup, Fms. vi. 242; vítishorn þat er hirðmenn eru vanir at drekka af, Edda 32.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᛏᛁᛋ-ᚼᚢᚱᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)