DrysildjöfullOld Norwegian Dictionary - drysildjöfull
Meaning of Old Norwegian word "drysildjöfull" (or drysildjǫfull) in Norwegian.
As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:
- drysildjöfull (drysildjǫfull)
- drysildjöfull, m. et Slags Djævel ellerskadeligt Væsen (jvf dolgr); fjarri ferrum þat, kvað draugrinn, því at þettaer óp várt drysildjöflanna Fm. III,2017; jvf rysill Landstad n. FolkeviserS. 116.
Part of speech: m
Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, drysildjöfull may be more accurately written as drysildjǫfull.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚦᚱᛦᛋᛁᛚᚦᛁᚯᚠᚢᛚᛚ
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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