Old Norwegian Dictionary - lögbaugr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "lögbaugr" (or lǫgbaugr) in Norwegian.

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

lögbaugr (lǫgbaugr)
lögbaugr, m. Ring (baugr) som efter Lovenskulde betales i Mandebod, som Bod forManddrab, af den, som deri havde gjortsig skyldig. Grg. I, 1933.

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, lögbaugr may be more accurately written as lǫgbaugr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛚᚯᚵᛒᛆᚢᚵᚱ
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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