Old Danish Dictionary - fru

Meaning of Old Danish word "Fru", as defined by Otto Kalkar's Dictionary of Old Danish language.

The Old Danish word Fru can mean:

  • to. glad; fro; myn dane- suend, y worer well frw. Grundtv., Folkev. Ill. 546a = froe. sst. 5494; hannå war altt saa fru. sst. III 6473. Ovdet Hndes im. Svensk, se Xhre, ; Gloss: I. 605 og Rietz: fro, lige- som i Ht., se Grimm, Wb.: froh.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚠᚱᚢ
Medieval Runes were used in Denmark from 12th to 17th centuries.

Abbreviations used:

tillægsord (adjectivum).

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