Old Norwegian Dictionary - ætnilöstr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "ætnilöstr" (or ætnilǫstr) in Norwegian.

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

ætnilöstr (ætnilǫstr)
ætnilöstr, m. Fraadseri; hafði hann svásterkan búk til bindendi allar stundirsíðan, at eptir 2 daga samfasta fýstihann eigi til fœðu; fékk hann þessumhætti yfirstigit ætnilöstinn - Heilag.II, 49219.

Part of speech: m

Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, ætnilöstr may be more accurately written as ætnilǫstr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛅᛏᚿᛁᛚᚯᛋᛏᚱ
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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