Old Norwegian Dictionary - oftala

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "oftala" in Norwegian.

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

oftala, f. Tælling, hvorved der fremkommer for stort Tal, for høit Beløb; er mennkaupa saman at lögum, þá skal aptr-ganga oftala en fram vantala þar til,er þeir hafast réttar tölur við Frost.5, 423.

Part of speech: f

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚮᚠᛏᛆᛚᛆ
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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