JöðurrOld Norwegian Dictionary - jöðurr
Meaning of Old Norwegian word "jöðurr" (or jǫðurr) in Norwegian.
As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:
- jöðurr (jǫðurr)
- jöðurr, m. = jaðarr 2; se NFkv. 1 b33.388 a22 fg; forekommer som Mandsnavn Fbr. 7 fg (Flat. II, 94), som Elvenavni Jöðurlíð á Haðalandi EJb. 2718; i Jöðurdalr á Blökum EJb. 24125 (ogsaaskrevet Jöðrudalr EJb. 45312; Jöðra-dalir EJb. 47823. 4796); jvf jaðarr.
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, jöðurr may be more accurately written as jǫðurr.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛁᚯᚦᚢᚱᚱ
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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