Old Norwegian Dictionary - höfuðmeistari

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "höfuðmeistari" (or hǫfuðmeistari) in Norwegian.

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

höfuðmeistari (hǫfuðmeistari)
höfuðmeistari, m. Lærer som udmærkersig ved Dygtighed. Bp. II, 22322; Post.23721.

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, höfuðmeistari may be more accurately written as hǫfuðmeistari.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᚯᚠᚢᚦᛘᚽᛁᛋᛏᛆᚱᛁ
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.

Abbreviations used:

Pagina, side.

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