- öxarskapt (ǫxarskapt)
- öxarskapt, n. Øxeskaft. Flat. II, 1292;Fm. VI, 212; Þorskf. 627.
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, öxarskapt may be more accurately written as ǫxarskapt.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᛋᛆᚱᛋᚴᛆᛕᛏ
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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