Old Norwegian Dictionary - matarvætt

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "matarvætt" in Norwegian.

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

matarvætt, f. 1) saa megen matr som ud-gjør en vætt (= vætt matar DI. I,27528; jvf vætt mjöls ok svá annarsmatar DI. I, 31820 = Grg. II, 2516);A. - spurði, hve dýr þá skyldi matar-vætt Sturl. I, 2482. 2) ? half morkmatarvætt, hverr matr sem er DI. I,3206.

Part of speech: f

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛘᛆᛏᛆᚱᚠᛅᛏᛏ
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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