Old Norwegian Dictionary - höfðingjakærr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "höfðingjakærr" (or hǫfðingjakærr) in Norwegian.

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

höfðingjakærr (hǫfðingjakærr)
höfðingjakærr, adj. elsket, yndet af höfð-ingjar. OH. 599.

Part of speech: adj

Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, höfðingjakærr may be more accurately written as hǫfðingjakærr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᚯᚠᚦᛁᚿᚵᛁᛆᚴᛅᚱᚱ
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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