Old Norwegian Dictionary - skiphræddr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "skiphræddr" in Norwegian.

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

skiphræddr, adj. frygtsom paa Søen, bange for at gjøre Søreiser; biðr hann þegar,at fram skyli setja skipin, þvíat hannvar ekki skiphræddr Alex. 1405.

Part of speech: adj

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛋᚴᛁᛕᚼᚱᛅᚦᚦᚱ
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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