Elding

Old Icelandic Dictionary - elding

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "elding" in English.

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

elding Old Icelandic word can mean:

elding
f.
elding
1) firing, heating, warming (ofnar til ~ar);
elding
2) smelting, refining (gull þat, er stenzt e.);
elding
3) lightning (því nast flugu ~ar ok reiðar);
elding
4) daybreak, dawn (= nætr-~).

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛚᛏᛁᚾᚴ

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.
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