Old Norwegian Dictionary - frændgöfugr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "frændgöfugr" (or frændgǫfugr) in Norwegian.

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

frændgöfugr (frændgǫfugr)
frændgöfugr, adj. som har anselige Slægt-ninge. Sturl. I, 253.

Part of speech: adj

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚠᚱᛅᚿᚦᚵᚯᚠᚢᚵᚱ
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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