Yfir-reiðOld Norse Dictionary - yfir-reið
Meaning of Old Norse word "yfir-reið" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a ‘riding-over,’ visitation, survey, H. E. i. 411, Bs. i. 879 (yfirferð, 816, l. c.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᛁᚱ-ᚱᛁᛁᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- l. c.
- loco citato.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- H. E.
- Historia Ecclesiastica Islandiae. (J. I.)