- höfuðþing (hǫfuðþing)
- höfuðþing, n. stort, almindeligt Ting eller Møde; því er alþingi kallat, at þatskal vera eitt höfuðþing á hverju árií sama stað sunnanlands ok sama tímao. s. v. Bp. II, 6537.
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, höfuðþing may be more accurately written as hǫfuðþing.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᚯᚠᚢᚦᚦᛁᚿᚵ
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.
- Pagina, side.
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