Banaorð

Old Icelandic Dictionary - banaorð

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "banaorð" in English.

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

banaorð Old Icelandic word can mean:

banaorð
n.
banaorð
1) tidings of one’s death (segja ~ e-s);
banaorð
bera ~ af e-m, to slay one in fight;
banaorð
2) death;
banaorð
þiggja ~ af e-m, to be killed by one;
banaorð
kenna e-m ~, to charge with slaying one.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᚾᛅᚢᚱᚦ

Abbreviations used:

n.
neuter.
e-s
einhvers.
e-m
einhverjum.
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