StríðOld Icelandic Dictionary - stríð
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "stríð" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
stríð Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) distress, grief, affliction (sótti bæði at henni s. ok elli); hann bar þat með allmiklu ~i, he was very much afflicted by it; springa af ~i, to burst with grief;
- 2) strife, war (þá varð s. mikit á Englandi).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᚱᛁᚦ
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