ÝlirOld Norse Dictionary - ýlir
Meaning of Old Norse word "ýlir" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the name of one of the ancient months, answering to December; Ýlir kemr annan dag viku, Rb. 1812. 72; the word is prob. related to Jól, q. v.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛚᛁᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Rímbegla. (H. III.)