Old Norwegian Dictionary - járnvölr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "járnvölr" (or járnvǫlr) in Norwegian.

As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:

járnvölr (járnvǫlr)
járnvölr, m. rund Jernstang (jvf járn-stafr, járnstöng). Bev. 22922. 24. 23620.

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, járnvölr may be more accurately written as járnvǫlr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛁᛆᚱᚿᚠᚯᛚᚱ
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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