Old Norwegian Dictionary - örvamalr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "örvamalr" (or ǫrvamalr) in Norwegian.

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

örvamalr (ǫrvamalr)
örvamalr, m. = örmælir, örmalr; leitarOddr at skeyti sínu ok fann örvamalinnok svá boga sínn Fm. II, 5376. 5286.

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, örvamalr may be more accurately written as ǫrvamalr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᚱᚠᛆᛘᛆᛚᚱ
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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