DróttOld Icelandic Dictionary - drótt
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "drótt" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
drótt Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) household, people; dyggvar ~ir, good, upright people; öll ~, all people;
- 2) the host of the king’s men, bodyguard of a king (~inn).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚱᚢᛏᛏ
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