- höfuðvápn (hǫfuðvápn)
- höfuðvápn, n. fortrinligste, virksomste Vaa- ben; allra þeirra lista, er nú höfumvér um rœtt, þá er þó höfuðvápn bjúgrskjaldjötunn Kgs. 9112.
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, höfuðvápn may be more accurately written as hǫfuðvápn.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᚯᚠᚢᚦᚠᛆᛕᚿ
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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