Jonas Lau Markussen

ᛘ maðr

Maðr means human or person.



Stanza from the Icelandic Rune Poem:


Mankind is the delight of man
and augmentation of the earth
and adorner of ships.



Stanza from the Norwegian Rune Poem:


Mankind is an augmentation of the dust;
great is the claw of the hawk.



LO: Long-branch
SH: Short-twig
ST: Staveless
VA: Variant
TW: Twig-runes
NO: Old Norse transliteration
EN: Modern English transliteration

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