Old Norwegian Dictionary - œðistraumr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "œðistraumr" in Norwegian.

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

œðistraumr, m. heftig, voldsom Strøm; reið síra Valver at ánni ok sá, at svávar djúp at hvergi sá grunn ok rannmeð œðistraumi, svá at bárur féllu semá sjó Ridd. 6614.

Part of speech: m

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᚦᛁᛋᛏᚱᛆᚢᛘᚱ
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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