Old Norwegian Dictionary - ögr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "ögr" (or ǫgr) in Norwegian.

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

ögr (ǫgr)
ögr, m. (for augr? jvf SE. I, 254 &vL.)Rødfisk, Uer, perca marina L., = karfi.SE. I, 578.

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, ögr may be more accurately written as ǫgr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᚵᚱ
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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