Old Norwegian Dictionary - glöggskygn

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "glöggskygn" (or glǫggskygn) in Norwegian.

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

glöggskygn (glǫggskygn)
glöggskygn, adj. skarpsynt, klartseende, = glöggsýnn. Nj. 49 (7723 fg); Stj. 22833.

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, glöggskygn may be more accurately written as glǫggskygn.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚵᛚᚯᚵᚵᛋᚴᛦᚵᚿ
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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