- liðshöfðingi (liðshǫfðingi)
- liðshöfðingi, m. Anfører, Høvding over liðsmenn; vil ek velja mér 12 liðs-höfðingja yfir her mínum Klm. 4841.
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, liðshöfðingi may be more accurately written as liðshǫfðingi.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛚᛁᚦᛋᚼᚯᚠᚦᛁᚿᚵᛁ
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.
Also available in related dictionaries:
This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages related to Old Norwegian.