LénOld Icelandic Dictionary - lén
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "lén" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
lén Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) fief, fee (halda lönd ok lén af konungi);
- 2) royal grant or emolument;
- 3) royal revenue;
- 4) share of good things (sumir hafa lítit lén eða lof).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᚾ
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