Old Norwegian Dictionary - fornmæli

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "fornmæli" in Norwegian.

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

fornmæli, n. = fornkveðit orð, forn orðs-kviðr; er þat fornmæli, at sá semgamall er, sá aldraðr sem einn hjassiFld. III, 36515.

Part of speech: n

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚠᚮᚱᚿᛘᛅᛚᛁ
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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