Old Norwegian Dictionary - löghverfð

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "löghverfð" (or lǫghverfð) in Norwegian.

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

löghverfð (lǫghverfð)
löghverfð, f. lovligt Gjerde (garðhverfa,jvf Landsl. 4, 329. 7, 4239), = löggarðr;halda löghverfðum fyrir jörð DN. V,18634.

Part of speech: f

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛚᚯᚵᚼᚠᚽᚱᚠᚦ
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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