HörmungarlætiOld Norwegian Dictionary - hörmungarlæti
Meaning of Old Norwegian word "hörmungarlæti" (or hǫrmungarlæti) in Norwegian.
As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:
- hörmungarlæti (hǫrmungarlæti)
- hörmungarlæti, n. Beklagelse, Yttring afBedrøvelse. Fld. III, 3034 (jvf 30222 fg).
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, hörmungarlæti may be more accurately written as hǫrmungarlæti.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᚯᚱᛘᚢᚿᚵᛆᚱᛚᛅᛏᛁ
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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