Old Norwegian Dictionary - öfúsugestr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "öfúsugestr" (or ǫfúsugestr) in Norwegian.

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

öfúsugestr (ǫfúsugestr)
öfúsugestr, m. velkommen Gjæst (jvf Didr.12726 under öfúsa), mods. andvaragestr).Vallalj. 560; Grett. 164.

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, öfúsugestr may be more accurately written as ǫfúsugestr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᚠᚢᛋᚢᚵᚽᛋᛏᚱ
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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