Old Norwegian Dictionary - búakvöð

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "búakvöð" (or búakvǫð) in Norwegian.

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

búakvöð (búakvǫð)
búakvöð, f. Handlingen at kveðja mennbúakviðar. Grg. I, 5116. 16211.

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, búakvöð may be more accurately written as búakvǫð.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛒᚢᛆᚴᚠᚯᚦ
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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