SnarrOld Icelandic Dictionary - snarr
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "snarr" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
snarr Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) swift (snarir vindar);
- 2) gallant, bold, smart;
- 3) keen (snör augu):
- 4) sharp, penetrating (s. til skynsemdar);
- 5) neut., snart, as adv. soon, quickly (rann hann at sem snarast).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚾᛅᚱᚱ
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