- hvíthöfuð (hvíthǫfuð)
- hvíthöfuð, n. hvidhaaret Hoved, = hvít-kollr; som Øgenavn: Jón hvíthöfuðEJb. 13718; Jón hvíthöfuð Dn. V, 6846.8512; Jón hvíthöfuð Dn. V, 72920;Neriðr hvíthöfuð Dn. III, 70823.
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, hvíthöfuð may be more accurately written as hvíthǫfuð.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚼᚠᛁᛏᚼᚯᚠᚢᚦ
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.