Old Norwegian Dictionary - einvaldshöfðingi

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "einvaldshöfðingi" (or einvaldshǫfðingi) in Norwegian.

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

einvaldshöfðingi (einvaldshǫfðingi)
einvaldshöfðingi, m. Enehersker. Pr. 24628 fg;Heilag. II, 2887.

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, einvaldshöfðingi may be more accurately written as einvaldshǫfðingi.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚽᛁᚿᚠᛆᛚᚦᛋᚼᚯᚠᚦᛁᚿᚵᛁ
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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