Old Norwegian Dictionary - manndrápssök

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "manndrápssök" (or manndrápssǫk) in Norwegian.

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

manndrápssök (manndrápssǫk)
manndrápssök, f. Sag som man paadragersig ved Manddrab; svara manndrápssökfyrir guði Kgs. 17123.

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, manndrápssök may be more accurately written as manndrápssǫk.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛘᛆᚿᚿᚦᚱᛆᛕᛋᛋᚯᚴ
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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