Old Norwegian Dictionary - andvari

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "andvari" in Norwegian.

As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:

andvari, m. Angest, Bekymring, Skræk.Homil. 459; ek em þurftugr svá at eksit aldrigi yfir mínum mat útan and-vara ok áhyggju Heilag. II, 51415; erengi ván þess - at vér sém hér útanandvara ok áhyggju Heilag. II, 59820.

Part of speech: m

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛆᚿᚦᚠᛆᚱᛁ
Medieval Runes were used in Norway from 11th to 15th centuries.
Futhork was a continuation of earlier Younger Futhark runes, which were used to write Old Norse.

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