Old Norwegian Dictionary - blóthörgr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "blóthörgr" (or blóthǫrgr) in Norwegian.

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

blóthörgr (blóthǫrgr)
blóthörgr, m. hörgr (se dette Ord) hvoreller hvortil der offres; hof eða blót-hörgar Heilag. I, 7318.

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, blóthörgr may be more accurately written as blóthǫrgr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛒᛚᚮᛏᚼᚯᚱᚵᚱ
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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