Old Norwegian Dictionary - galgnár

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "galgnár" in Norwegian.

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

galgnár, m. Person som faar sin Død iGalgen; ef maðr er hengdr, ok heitirsá galgnár Grág. 38016; jvf Grg. I,20222.

Part of speech: m

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚵᛆᛚᚵᚿᛆᚱ
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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