Old Norwegian Dictionary - öngleiki

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "öngleiki" (or ǫngleiki) in Norwegian.

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

öngleiki (ǫngleiki)
öngleiki, m. Trængsel; greint var, at þeirvóru dreifðir í þeim öngleika, sem ákom í drápi Stephani Post. 4625.

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, öngleiki may be more accurately written as ǫngleiki.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᚿᚵᛚᚽᛁᚴᛁ
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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