Old Norwegian Dictionary - forfaðir

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "forfaðir" in Norwegian.

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

forfaðir, m. 1) en af Forfædrene, Stam-fader. Stj. 12435. 14518. 2) Forgjæn-ger i Stilling eller Værdighed (jvf for-ellrar 2). Stat. 2834.

Part of speech: m

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚠᚮᚱᚠᛆᚦᛁᚱ
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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