- manngjöld (manngjǫld)
- manngjöld, n. pl. Mandebod som Drabs-manden maa betale den dræbtes Slægt-ninger (mht. wergeld, jvf RA. 649-652), = mannsgjöld. Flat. I, 14727; Nj.12 (223); Ljósv. 1773.
Part of speech: n pl
Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, manngjöld may be more accurately written as manngjǫld.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛘᛆᚿᚿᚵᛁᚯᛚᚦ
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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