Old Norwegian Dictionary - föðurhús

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "föðurhús" (or fǫðurhús) in Norwegian.

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

föðurhús (fǫðurhús)
föðurhús, n. Faders Hus eller Familje.Stj. 39834. 42227. 44311. 4634; Æf. 15.

Part of speech: n

Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, föðurhús may be more accurately written as fǫðurhús.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚠᚯᚦᚢᚱᚼᚢᛋ
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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