Old Norwegian Dictionary - lögfá

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "lögfá" (or lǫgfá) in Norwegian.

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

lögfá (lǫgfá)
lögfá, v. (-fékk) faa paa lovlig Maade; fundu þat til saka við konung, at hannhafði eiginkonu ok átt áðr aðra þá, erhann hafði lögfengit Fm. VIII, 2955jvf &vl

Part of speech: v

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛚᚯᚵᚠᛆ
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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