- djörfung (djǫrfung)
- djörfung, f. Dristighed. Fm. IV, 133;þá djörfung þorði engi at gera Flat.III, 30821.
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, djörfung may be more accurately written as djǫrfung.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚦᛁᚯᚱᚠᚢᚿᚵ
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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