- lögfóstri (lǫgfóstri)
- lögfóstri, m. Person som er fœddr lög-fóstri; fyr bú ófœrs manns er rétt atkveðja þessa menn fjóra, ef - -, ennfjórði (nl. er) lögfóstri sá, er bóandinnhefir fœddan Grg. I, 16024 jvf Grág.3225.
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, lögfóstri may be more accurately written as lǫgfóstri.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛚᚯᚵᚠᚮᛋᛏᚱᛁ
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.