ÍshöggOld Norwegian Dictionary - íshögg
Meaning of Old Norwegian word "íshögg" (or íshǫgg) in Norwegian.
As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:
- íshögg (íshǫgg)
- íshögg, n. Isens Ophuggen. Fm. VI,33626.
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, íshögg may be more accurately written as íshǫgg.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛁᛋᚼᚯᚵᚵ
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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