Old Norwegian Dictionary - kylfuhögg

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "kylfuhögg" (or kylfuhǫgg) in Norwegian.

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

kylfuhögg (kylfuhǫgg)
kylfuhögg, n. Slag med Kølle (kylfa).Fld. II, 36710; Jómsv. 7513.

Part of speech: n

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚴᛦᛚᚠᚢᚼᚯᚵᚵ
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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