Old Norwegian Dictionary - synsemi

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "synsemi" in Norwegian.

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

synsemi, f. Vrangvillighed, Lyst til at af- slaa andres Begjæringer; eigi hafa þaugóða orðheill, ok em ek úfúss at takavið þeim, en synsemi mun þér í þikkjaok eigi stórmannligt, ef ek synja Vatsd.20 (3412).

Part of speech: f

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛋᛦᚿᛋᚽᛘᛁ
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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