- göngumaðr (gǫngumaðr)
- göngumaðr, m. Betler, = húsgangsmaðr.Grg. I, 115. 246. 229 fg; Gísl. 54 fgg; heyrit, hvat göngumaðrinn segir! þúmundir vera barnfóstri mínn, allra staf-karla armastr Harð. 9 (244 jvf 2492515 fg).
Part of speech: m
Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, göngumaðr may be more accurately written as gǫngumaðr.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚵᚯᚿᚵᚢᛘᛆᚦᚱ
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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