Old Norwegian Dictionary - meðför

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "meðför" (or meðfǫr) in Norwegian.

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

meðför (meðfǫr)
meðför, f. 1) = meðferð 1. Grg. I, 18321.18427, hvor meðför anvendt om Udbre-delsen af et Digt modsættes Forfatter-skabet (verki). 2) = meðferð 4. Hom.1479. 3) Tilstaaelse, Bekjendelse (jvfganga með = ganga við under með 18,ganga með 7). Æf. 9284.

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, meðför may be more accurately written as meðfǫr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛘᚽᚦᚠᚯᚱ
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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