Old Norwegian Dictionary - löggildr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "löggildr" (or lǫggildr) in Norwegian.

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

löggildr (lǫggildr)
löggildr, adj. lovlig, lovgyldig; skal thennædoom löggilder wara æ thær til, atannet proff fyndz sannare æn thettæDN. XI, 18523 (Aar 1446).

Part of speech: adj

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛚᚯᚵᚵᛁᛚᚦᚱ
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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