Old Norwegian Dictionary - götvaðr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "götvaðr" (or gǫtvaðr) in Norwegian.

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

götvaðr (gǫtvaðr)
götvaðr, m. = banamaðr; gramir hafiGunnar gautvað Sigurðar Brot. 10 (11).

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, götvaðr may be more accurately written as gǫtvaðr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚵᚯᛏᚠᛆᚦᚱ
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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