- laufhögg (laufhǫgg)
- laufhögg, n. Løvhugst, Løvning. Dn.XII, 23111. 15.
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, laufhögg may be more accurately written as laufhǫgg.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛚᛆᚢᚠᚼᚯᚵᚵ
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.