Old Norwegian Dictionary - ofrfjöldi

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "ofrfjöldi" (or ofrfjǫldi) in Norwegian.

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

ofrfjöldi (ofrfjǫldi)
ofrfjöldi, m. = ofreflisfjöldi; O. stóð áhæð einni ok leit á hœgri hlið sér oksá ofrfjölda (&vl óflýjanða her) heið-inna manna Klm. 50616.

Part of speech: m

Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, ofrfjöldi may be more accurately written as ofrfjǫldi.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚮᚠᚱᚠᛁᚯᛚᚦᛁ
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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