Old Norwegian Dictionary - rekaströnd

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "rekaströnd" (or rekastrǫnd) in Norwegian.

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

rekaströnd (rekastrǫnd)
rekaströnd, f. Strand, hvor saadanne Ting, som flyde paa Søen (reki 1), pleie drive i Land, hvor der er reki (2). Grág. 2916(Grg. I, 2424).

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, rekaströnd may be more accurately written as rekastrǫnd.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚱᚽᚴᛆᛋᛏᚱᚯᚿᚦ
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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