Old Norwegian Dictionary - herglötuðr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "herglötuðr" (or herglǫtuðr) in Norwegian.

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

herglötuðr (herglǫtuðr)
herglötuðr, m. Hærens eller Hæres Øde-lægger. Brynh. 13. 18.

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, herglötuðr may be more accurately written as herglǫtuðr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᚽᚱᚵᛚᚯᛏᚢᚦᚱ
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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