Old Norwegian Dictionary - afgjöf

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "afgjöf" (or afgjǫf) in Norwegian.

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

afgjöf (afgjǫf)
afgjöf, f. Afgift, som ydes af noget (e-s);afgjafir heilagra daga veiða Bp. I, 718(jvf Grg. I, 35; AKr. 170).

Part of speech: f

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛆᚠᚵᛁᚯᚠ
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.

Abbreviations used:

Pagina, side.

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