- hvíldarhöfn (hvíldarhǫfn)
- hvíldarhöfn, f. Havn, hvori man finderHvile; þá er vér siglum langt í haf,þá megum vér eigi sjá hvíldarhöfn þá,er vér fyrirlétum Heilag. I, 1806.
Part of speech: f
Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, hvíldarhöfn may be more accurately written as hvíldarhǫfn.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᚠᛁᛚᚦᛆᚱᚼᚯᚠᚿ
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.