ÞursOld Icelandic Dictionary - þurs
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "þurs" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. giant, ogre, monster (líkir þursum at vexti); þursa ráðbani ‘slayer of giants (Thor).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᚢᚱᛋ
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