Fóstra

Old Icelandic Dictionary - fóstra

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "fóstra" in English.

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

fóstra Old Icelandic word can mean:

fóstra
I)
fóstra
(að), v. to bring up as a foster-child, be a foster-father to.
fóstra
II)
fóstra
f.
fóstra
1) foster-mother;
fóstra
2) foster-daughter.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᛋᛏᚱᛅ

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.
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