Old Norwegian Dictionary - körlægr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "körlægr" (or kǫrlægr) in Norwegian.

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

körlægr (kǫrlægr)
körlægr, adj. sengeliggende. Post. 4032;höfðu þeir ok enn þat í vitnisburðisínum, at optnefndr Þormóðr lá 4 vetr"köllegr" maðr áðr, en guð kveddiandar hans DN. III, 16531.

Part of speech: adj

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚴᚯᚱᛚᛅᚵᚱ
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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