Old Norwegian Dictionary - hnöri

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "hnöri" (or hnǫri) in Norwegian.

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

hnöri (hnǫri)
hnöri, m. 1) = hneri 2. SE. II, 43027. 2) Hofte, = lat. tussis (Hist. schol. 58032). Gyð. 851.

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, hnöri may be more accurately written as hnǫri.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᚿᚯᚱᛁ
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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