Old Norwegian Dictionary - krossskjöldr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "krossskjöldr" (or krossskjǫldr) in Norwegian.

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

krossskjöldr (krossskjǫldr)
krossskjöldr, m. Skjold som er forsynetmed korsformigt Beslag? Rb. 2, 1031.

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, krossskjöldr may be more accurately written as krossskjǫldr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚴᚱᚮᛋᛋᛋᚴᛁᚯᛚᚦᚱ
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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