Old Norwegian Dictionary - haugaöld

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "haugaöld" (or haugaǫld) in Norwegian.

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

haugaöld (haugaǫld)
haugaöld, f. Tidsalder, da man begravedesine Døde i Høie, = haugsöld Flat.I, 562.

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, haugaöld may be more accurately written as haugaǫld.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᛆᚢᚵᛆᚯᛚᚦ
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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