Old Norwegian Dictionary - smjörugr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "smjörugr" (or smjǫrugr) in Norwegian.

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

smjörugr (smjǫrugr)
smjörugr, adj. fedtet; soðreykinn hafðilagt upp af hrossalátrinu, ok varsmjörug haddan Hkr. 9531 (Fris. 7427).

Part of speech: adj

Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, smjörugr may be more accurately written as smjǫrugr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛋᛘᛁᚯᚱᚢᚵᚱ
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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