Old Norwegian Dictionary - ölmál

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "ölmál" (or ǫlmál) in Norwegian.

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

ölmál (ǫlmál)
ölmál, n. = öldrmál; segðu þat -, hvathér inni hafa at ölmálum Sigtífa synir?Lok. 1; þat var haft at ölmálum okteiti manna á milli Fm. XI, 19.

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, ölmál may be more accurately written as ǫlmál.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᛚᛘᛆᛚ
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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