Old Norwegian Dictionary - kjörviðr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "kjörviðr" (or kjǫrviðr) in Norwegian.

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

kjörviðr (kjǫrviðr)
kjörviðr, m. Træmaterialier af udvalgt,særdeles god Beskaffenhed. Vem. 95.

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, kjörviðr may be more accurately written as kjǫrviðr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚴᛁᚯᚱᚠᛁᚦᚱ
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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