Old Norwegian Dictionary - höfðingjastyrkr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "höfðingjastyrkr" (or hǫfðingjastyrkr) in Norwegian.

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

höfðingjastyrkr (hǫfðingjastyrkr)
höfðingjastyrkr, m. Understøttelse fra deresSide, som ere höfðingjar; eigu þér þaðanván hinna mestu afarkosta, ef þérhafið öngan höfðingjastyrk í móti Flat.I, 24017.

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, höfðingjastyrkr may be more accurately written as hǫfðingjastyrkr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᚯᚠᚦᛁᚿᚵᛁᛆᛋᛏᛦᚱᚴᚱ
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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