Old Norwegian Dictionary - risavöxtr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "risavöxtr" (or risavǫxtr) in Norwegian.

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

risavöxtr (risavǫxtr)
risavöxtr, m. = risaligr vöxtr; sá lýðr,sem þar er, ero með risavexti (Vulg.populus, quem aspeximus proceræ sta-turæ est) Stj. 32611 (4 Mos. 13, 33).

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, risavöxtr may be more accurately written as risavǫxtr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚱᛁᛋᛆᚠᚯᛋᛏᚱ
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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