Old Norwegian Dictionary - gæfuraun

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "gæfuraun" in Norwegian.

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

gæfuraun, f. Gjerning hvorved man fristerLykken, sætter sin Lykke paa Prøve; J.bað hann eigi gera, því at þat ermikil gæfuraun Grett. 8131; jvf OH. 746.

Part of speech: f

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚵᛅᚠᚢᚱᛆᚢᚿ
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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