ÖlhornOld Norwegian Dictionary - ölhorn
Meaning of Old Norwegian word "ölhorn" (or ǫlhorn) in Norwegian.
As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:
- ölhorn (ǫlhorn)
- ölhorn, n. Drikkehorn, Horn til at drikke af; H. konungr sendi Hrollaugi góttsverð ok ölhorn Fm. II, 1917.
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, ölhorn may be more accurately written as ǫlhorn.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᛚᚼᚮᚱᚿ
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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