GörvallrOld Norwegian Dictionary - görvallr
Meaning of Old Norwegian word "görvallr" (or gǫrvallr) in Norwegian.
As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:
- görvallr (gǫrvallr)
- gervallr eller görvallr, gjörvallr, adj. aluden Undtagelse. Hyndl. 40 (43); Hm.147 (146); Am. 44 (46); Kgs. 306; Fm.XI, 674. 1478; Heilag. II, 319.
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, görvallr may be more accurately written as gǫrvallr.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚵᚯᚱᚠᛆᛚᛚᚱ
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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