Old Norwegian Dictionary - örmælir

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "örmælir" (or ǫrmælir) in Norwegian.

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

örmælir (ǫrmælir)
örmælir, m. Pilekogger, = örvamælir, ör-malr; hón (nl. Diana) hafði boga okörmæli ok margskonar veiðivélir Barl.13721.

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, örmælir may be more accurately written as ǫrmælir.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᚱᛘᛅᛚᛁᚱ
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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