Forgísla

Old Icelandic Dictionary - forgísla

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "forgísla" in English.

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

forgísla
(að), v. to give (a person) as hostage.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱᚴᛁᛋᛚᛅ

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