KurteissOld Icelandic Dictionary - kurteiss
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "kurteiss" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- a. courteous, well-bred (væn kona ok kurteis); hann var lítill vexti, en þó ~, he was small of stature, but yet elegant.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᚱᛏᛁᛁᛋᛋ
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