Old Norwegian Dictionary - skotvöndr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "skotvöndr" (or skotvǫndr) in Norwegian.

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

skotvöndr (skotvǫndr)
skotvöndr, m. Kjæp, der bruges som Skyde- eller Kastevaaben; einn af þeim brœðr-um skaut til hans skotvendinum Þiðr.24918.

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, skotvöndr may be more accurately written as skotvǫndr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛋᚴᚮᛏᚠᚯᚿᚦᚱ
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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