- föðurgjöld (fǫðurgjǫld)
- föðurgjöld, n. pl. hvad der betales ensom Erstatning for hans Faders Drab.SE. I, 21813; Grett. 1117.
Part of speech: n pl
Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, föðurgjöld may be more accurately written as fǫðurgjǫld.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚠᚯᚦᚢᚱᚵᛁᚯᛚᚦ
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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