Old Icelandic Dictionary - telgja

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "telgja" in English.

As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):

(-ða, -ðr), v. to shape, hew, carve, cut wood or stone with adze or knife; síðan telgði hann af rúnarnar, he cut off the runes.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᛚᚴᛁᛅ

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