Old Norwegian Dictionary - böggull

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "böggull" (or bǫggull) in Norwegian.

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

böggull (bǫggull)
böggull, m. = böngull; som Øgenavn: Eindriði b. Flat. III, 54029; Bp. I,6908. 70622 (= Eindriði böngull Flat.III, 5388; Bolt. 1508); maðr - er Torfihét, hann var kallaðr böggull Flat. II,10532 jvf 1064.

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, böggull may be more accurately written as bǫggull.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛒᚯᚵᚵᚢᛚᛚ
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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