Old Norwegian Dictionary - öldrmál

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "öldrmál" (or ǫldrmál) in Norwegian.

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

öldrmál (ǫldrmál)
öldrmál, n. Samtale som føres i Drikke- lag; þótt með seggjum fari öldrmál tilöfug, drukkinn deila skalattu við dólg-viðu Sigrdrif. 29.

Part of speech: n

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᛚᚦᚱᛘᛆᛚ
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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