- öxartalga (ǫxartalga)
- öxartalga, f. Tilhugning med Øxe; hvergiheyrðist í húsinu, meðan þat var smíðat,hamarshögg né öxartalga ok til engrasmiðartóla Stj. 563 &vl 2.
Part of speech: f
Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, öxartalga may be more accurately written as ǫxartalga.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᛋᛆᚱᛏᛆᛚᚵᛆ
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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