Yfir-landOld Norse Dictionary - yfir-land
Meaning of Old Norse word "yfir-land" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. [Germ. überland], the ‘overland,’ land on the other side; þeir sneru yfir til Munka-bryggju nær yfirlandinu, Fms. viii. 264.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᛁᚱ-ᛚᛅᚾᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)