Old Norwegian Dictionary - önnkostr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "önnkostr" (or ǫnnkostr) in Norwegian.

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

önnkostr (ǫnnkostr)
önnkostr, m. i Talemaaden fyrir önnkostdvs. med Forsæt, forsætligen; sigldi Þor-steinn skipi sínu á sker fyrir annkost(&vl andkost, öndkost, önnkost) ok vildibrjóta Fm. VIII, 367; ok þó hafa ekfyrir önnkost frá ritað SE. II, 24; Grg.I, 21212; (fyrir öndkost) Grág. 23012.3543; Grg. I, 11718.

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, önnkostr may be more accurately written as ǫnnkostr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᚿᚿᚴᚮᛋᛏᚱ
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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