Old Norwegian Dictionary - öleysill

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "öleysill" (or ǫleysill) in Norwegian.

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

öleysill (ǫleysill)
öleysill, m. Kop til at øse Øl med; tekrhann þeirra hausa ok býr gulli oksilfri ok gerir af tvau mikil borðkerok af herðarblöðom gerir hann öleyslaDidr. 8910.

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, öleysill may be more accurately written as ǫleysill.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᛚᚽᛦᛋᛁᛚᛚ
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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