- höfðingjanafn (hǫfðingjanafn)
- höfðingjanafn, n. Navn og Værdighed som höfðingi; tók S. forstjórn yfir flokk-inum ok höfðingjanafn Fm. VII, 59.
Part of speech: n
Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, höfðingjanafn may be more accurately written as hǫfðingjanafn.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᚯᚠᚦᛁᚿᚵᛁᛆᚿᛆᚠᚿ
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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