Old Norwegian Dictionary - brúnvölr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "brúnvölr" (or brúnvǫlr) in Norwegian.

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

brúnvölr (brúnvǫlr)
brúnvölr, adj. alvorlig af Udseende ogMiner (med rynkede Bryn?). Hítd. 622.

Part of speech: adj

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛒᚱᚢᚿᚠᚯᛚᚱ
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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