- meginþörf (meginþǫrf)
- meginþörf, f. stor Trang, Fornødenhed. Sig. 2, 11.
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, meginþörf may be more accurately written as meginþǫrf.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛘᚽᚵᛁᚿᚦᚯᚱᚠ
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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