Old Norwegian Dictionary - lögsekr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "lögsekr" (or lǫgsekr) in Norwegian.

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

lögsekr (lǫgsekr)
lögsekr, adj. fredløs (sekr) efter Loven;ef yngri maðr vegr mann en 12 vetragamall, ok (dvs. da) verðr hann eigi lög-sekr um vígit Grg. I, 1663 (jvf Grág.33311. 29 fg); hvárigir urðu lögsekir Sturl.I, 8014.

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, lögsekr may be more accurately written as lǫgsekr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛚᚯᚵᛋᚽᚴᚱ
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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