Old Norwegian Dictionary - kaupajörð

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "kaupajörð" (or kaupajǫrð) in Norwegian.

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

kaupajörð (kaupajǫrð)
kaupajörð, f. ved Kjøb erhvervet Jorde-gods, = kaupaland, mods. arvet Jord,Odelsjord. Gul. 2238.

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, kaupajörð may be more accurately written as kaupajǫrð.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚴᛆᚢᛕᛆᛁᚯᚱᚦ
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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