Old Norwegian Dictionary - götubreidd

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "götubreidd" (or gǫtubreidd) in Norwegian.

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

götubreidd (gǫtubreidd)
götubreidd, f. saa stor Bredde, som en gata pleier have; brautin liggr þarfram í milli, ok er eigi breiðari engötubreidd Eg. 78 (18830).

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, götubreidd may be more accurately written as gǫtubreidd.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚵᚯᛏᚢᛒᚱᚽᛁᚦᚦ
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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