Old Norwegian Dictionary - ökulbrœkr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "ökulbrœkr" (or ǫkulbrœkr) in Norwegian.

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

ökulbrœkr (ǫkulbrœkr)
ökulbrœkr, f. pl. Benklæder som naa ned til Anklerne; hann var í stuttum feldiok í ökulbrókum Fld. III, 412; Mork.385.

Part of speech: f pl

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᚴᚢᛚᛒᚱᚯᚴᚱ
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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