HörpustokkrOld Norwegian Dictionary - hörpustokkr
Meaning of Old Norwegian word "hörpustokkr" (or hǫrpustokkr) in Norwegian.
As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:
- hörpustokkr (hǫrpustokkr)
- hörpustokkr, m. Harpelegemet, Stok hvor- paa eller hvorover Harpens Strenge ere udspændte. Flat. I, 35835; jvf Völs.c. 43.
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, hörpustokkr may be more accurately written as hǫrpustokkr.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᚯᚱᛕᚢᛋᛏᚮᚴᚴᚱ
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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