Old Norwegian Dictionary - örvarskapt

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "örvarskapt" (or ǫrvarskapt) in Norwegian.

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

örvarskapt (ǫrvarskapt)
örvarskapt, n. Pileskaft; var hann lostinnmeð öru í síðuna vinstri, braut hannaf sér örvarskaptit OH. 2222.

Part of speech: n

Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, örvarskapt may be more accurately written as ǫrvarskapt.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᚱᚠᛆᚱᛋᚴᛆᛕᛏ
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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