RauðrOld Icelandic Dictionary - rauðr
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "rauðr" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
rauðr Old Icelandic word can mean:
- a. red;
- jarl setti þá rauðan (= varð ~) sem blóð, the earl turned red as blood;
- snýta rauðu, to bleed at the nose;
- ~ víkingr = rauðavíkingr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᛅᚢᚦᚱ
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