Old Norwegian Dictionary - ölsiðr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "ölsiðr" (or ǫlsiðr) in Norwegian.

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

ölsiðr (ǫlsiðr)
ölsiðr, m. Skik, Sædvane som følges vedDrikkelag; hitt er ölsiðr meiri, at menngeri sér gaman Fm. VII, 1193.

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, ölsiðr may be more accurately written as ǫlsiðr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᛚᛋᛁᚦᚱ
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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