GegntOld Icelandic Dictionary - gegnt
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "gegnt" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
gegnt Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) adv. straight; compar., gegnra, gegnara, more straight; superl., gegnst, gegnast, the shortest way; most right, meetest;
- 2) prep. with dat. over against, opposite to (g. konungi).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛁᚴᚾᛏ
Also available in related dictionaries:
This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages closely related to Old Icelandic.