Ýgis-hjálmrOld Norse Dictionary - ýgis-hjálmr
Meaning of Old Norse word "ýgis-hjálmr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. = ægis-hjálmr, a helm of terror (see hjálmr 3), Ad. 4 (ygrs-hjálmr Cd. less correctly).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚴᛁᛋ-ᚼᛁᛅᛚᛘᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Arinbjarnar-drápa. (A. III.)