Old Norwegian Dictionary - drettingr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "drettingr" in Norwegian.

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

drettingr, m.? der forekommer som Øge-navn; Þorsteinn d. Sturl. I, 6928; skal efter Bjørn Haldorson betyde en Land-stryger, men synes at være et Derivataf dröttr med lignende Betydning somdette Ord.

Part of speech: m

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚦᚱᚽᛏᛏᛁᚿᚵᚱ
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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