Old Norwegian Dictionary - öldúkr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "öldúkr" (or ǫldúkr) in Norwegian.

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

öldúkr (ǫldúkr)
öldúkr, m.? skulu þeir (skutilsveinar?)taka hölds rétt ef þeir hafa öldúk áhalsi Frost. 4, 60.

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, öldúkr may be more accurately written as ǫldúkr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᛚᚦᚢᚴᚱ
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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