- gagnkvöð (gagnkvǫð)
- gagnkvöð, f. Tilkaldelse af búar (kvöð),som i Rettergang anvendes for at imøde-gaa Modpartens kvöð, svække eller tilintet-gjøre dennes Virkning. Grág. 3769.
Part of speech: f
Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, gagnkvöð may be more accurately written as gagnkvǫð.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚵᛆᚵᚿᚴᚠᚯᚦ
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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