Old Norwegian Dictionary - leigujörð

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "leigujörð" (or leigujǫrð) in Norwegian.

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

leigujörð (leigujǫrð)
leigujörð, f. Jord, Jordeiendom som bort-leies, er bortleiet (jvf leiguland, leigu-ból). Gul. 794.

Part of speech: f

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛚᚽᛁᚵᚢᛁᚯᚱᚦ
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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