KarlmaðrOld Icelandic Dictionary - karlmaðr
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "karlmaðr" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
karlmaðr Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) man, male, opp. to kvennmaðr woman (~ ok kona);
- 2) man of valour (styrkr ok fálátr ok inn hraustasti ~).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᚱᛚᛘᛅᚦᚱ
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