NeinnOld Icelandic Dictionary - neinn
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "neinn" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
neinn Old Icelandic word can mean:
- pron. indef., = né einn;
- 1) any, following after a negation (aldrei svá, at honum væri nein raun í); ekki er þetta furða nein, it is no apparition; ekki neins staðar, not anywhere;
- 2) as subst. any one, anybody; ekki neitt, nothing.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛁᛁᚾᚾ
Also available in related dictionaries:
This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages closely related to Old Icelandic.