Old Norwegian Dictionary - kaupmannalög

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "kaupmannalög" (or kaupmannalǫg) in Norwegian.

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

kaupmannalög (kaupmannalǫg)
kaupmannalög, n. pl. Kjøbmændenes,Handelsmændenes Samfund; vera íkaupmannalögum = vera kaupmaðrLaxd. 12 (183).

Part of speech: n pl

Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, kaupmannalög may be more accurately written as kaupmannalǫg.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚴᛆᚢᛕᛘᛆᚿᚿᛆᛚᚯᚵ
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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