DilkshöfuðOld Norwegian Dictionary - dilkshöfuð
Meaning of Old Norwegian word "dilkshöfuð" (or dilkshǫfuð) in Norwegian.
As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:
- dilkshöfuð (dilkshǫfuð)
- dilkshöfuð, n. Lammehoved; svíða dilka-höfuð Þ.stang. 512.
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, dilkshöfuð may be more accurately written as dilkshǫfuð.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚦᛁᛚᚴᛋᚼᚯᚠᚢᚦ
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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