Old Norwegian Dictionary - löggrið

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "löggrið" (or lǫggrið) in Norwegian.

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

löggrið (lǫggrið)
löggrið, n. fast Tilhold (grið), som nogen i Overensstemmelse med Loven har i enbosat Mands Hus (jvf lögheimili, grið-maðr); taka sér löggrið Grg. I, 13025;handsala e-m löggrið Grg. I, 4019.

Part of speech: n

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛚᚯᚵᚵᚱᛁᚦ
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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