Old Norwegian Dictionary - nauðsynjaför

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "nauðsynjaför" (or nauðsynjafǫr) in Norwegian.

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

nauðsynjaför (nauðsynjafǫr)
nauðsynjaför, f. fornøden, nødvendig Reise; átti D. nauðsynjaför til Miklagarðs Hei-lag. I, 22113.

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, nauðsynjaför may be more accurately written as nauðsynjafǫr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚿᛆᚢᚦᛋᛦᚿᛁᛆᚠᚯᚱ
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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