Benjalýsing

Old Icelandic Dictionary - benjalýsing

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "benjalýsing" in English.

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

benjalýsing
f. a sort of coroner’s inquest upon a slain man.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᚾᛁᛅᛚᚢᛋᛁᚾᚴ

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.
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