- höldsmaðr (hǫldsmaðr)
- höldsmaðr, m. = höldr, höldmaðr, höldrmaðr. Borg. 3, 136; Eids. 1, 483.
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, höldsmaðr may be more accurately written as hǫldsmaðr.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᚯᛚᚦᛋᛘᛆᚦᚱ
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.