Old Norwegian Dictionary - brottför

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "brottför" (or brottfǫr) in Norwegian.

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

brottför (brottfǫr)
brottför, f. Bortreise, = brottferð. Grg.I, 1322; Eg. 62 (14125).

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, brottför may be more accurately written as brottfǫr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛒᚱᚮᛏᛏᚠᚯᚱ
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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