Old Norwegian Dictionary - broddhögg

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "broddhögg" (or broddhǫgg) in Norwegian.

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

broddhögg (broddhǫgg)
broddhögg, n. Hugg eller Skud medbroddr. Fm. IX, 528.

Part of speech: n

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛒᚱᚮᚦᚦᚼᚯᚵᚵ
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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