VinveittrOld Icelandic Dictionary - vinveittr
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "vinveittr" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
vinveittr Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) given in a friendly spirit, agreeable, favourable (byrinn ekki ~); nú mun ek gera þér um vinveitt, now I will do thee a friendly turn;
- 2) of persons, friendly amiable (úvandblœtr ok ~ at veizlum).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᚾᚢᛁᛁᛏᛏᚱ
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