Old Norwegian Dictionary - ofrmæli

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "ofrmæli" in Norwegian.

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

ofrmæli, n. pralende Tale, hvorved man gjør sig skyldig i Overdrivelse, = ofryrði;H. varð reiðr ok hleypr upp á sínnhest ok hleypir eptir honum ok hyggrat launa honum ofrmæli SE. I, 27013.

Part of speech: n

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚮᚠᚱᛘᛅᛚᛁ
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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