LeifaOld Icelandic Dictionary - leifa
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "leifa" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
leifa Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (-ða, -ðr), v.
- 1) to leave (food) over; to leave as heritage (hann leifði honum löng ok lausa-fé);
- 2) to leave behind, relinquish, abandon (þeir leifðu skipin í Raumsdal).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᛁᚠᛅ
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