JafniOld Icelandic Dictionary - jafni
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "jafni" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
jafni Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) equalness; mæla til jafna (= til jafns) við e-n, to speak just as well as another;
- 2) even number (= jöfn tala).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛅᚠᚾᛁ
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