Old Norwegian Dictionary - sjalfvirðing

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "sjalfvirðing" in Norwegian.

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

sjalfvirðing, f. Indbildskhed, høie Tanker om sit eget Værd; þess kendi at umÞorlák, at hann hafði sik eigi mjökupphafit í metnaði þeim, er sjalfvirðingheitir, ok hrósaði hann meir góðgern-ingum sínum í guðs augliti en mannaBp. I, 9833.

Part of speech: f

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛋᛁᛆᛚᚠᚠᛁᚱᚦᛁᚿᚵ
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.

Abbreviations used:

Pagina, side.

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