Aflima

Old Icelandic Dictionary - aflima

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "aflima" in English.

As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):

aflima Old Icelandic word can mean:

aflima
I)
aflima
(að), v. to dismember, mutilate.
aflima
II)
aflima
a. indecl.
aflima
1) dismembered, mutilated;
aflima
2) fig., verða ~, to lose the use of one’s limbs, to become paralysed; verða e-m ~, to be parted from (ek kveð ~ orðnar þérdísir).

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚠᛚᛁᛘᛅ

Abbreviations used:

indecl.
indeclinable.
e-m
einhverjum.
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