Farast

Old Icelandic Dictionary - farast

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "farast" in English.

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

farast Old Icelandic word can mean:

farast
v. refl.
farast
1) esp. of a journey;
farast
~ vel, illa, to go well, ill;
farast
fórst þeim vel, they got on well;
farast
fórst þeim þá seint um daginn, they got along slowly;
farast
recipr., ~ hjá, to pass one another without meeting, = ~ á mis;
farast
~ í móti, to march against one another;
farast
2) to perish;
farast
~ af sulti, hita, mœði, to die of hunger, heat, exhaustion;
farast
of a ship, to founder (fórst þar byrðingrinn); to be drowned (alls fórust þar níu menn);
farast
þá er bæði himinn ok jörð hefir farizt, when heaven and earth shall have passed away;
farast
ferst nú vinátta ykkur, your friendship is done with;
farast
~ fyrir, to come to nought (at síðr muni fyrir ~ nökkurt stórræði; fórst þat fyrir).

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛅᚱᛅᛋᛏ

Abbreviations used:

esp.
especially.
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