Blanda

Old Icelandic Dictionary - blanda

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "blanda" in English.

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

blanda Old Icelandic word can mean:

blanda
I)
blanda
(blend; blétt, bléndum; blandinn), v. to blend, mix, e-t e-u, with a thing (~ mjöð, drykk, eitri); ~ e-t saman, to mix together (~ saman hvítt ok rautt); more common, ~ e-u við e-t; ~ vatni við vín, to mix wine with water; ~ mötuneyti (dat., ) við e-n, to eat together with one;
blanda
refl., ~st við e-n, to have intercourse with one, esp. of sexual intercourse (~st við konur af heiðnum þjóðum).
blanda
II)
blanda
(að), v. = prec.
blanda
III)
blanda
f. mixture of two fluids (fór fyrst ór blóð, síðan ~), esp. sour whey mixed with water.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛚᛅᚾᛏᛅ

Abbreviations used:

e-t
eitthvat.
e-u
einhverju.
dat.
dative.
esp.
especially.
f.
feminine.
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