Old Norwegian Dictionary - sóttarsök

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "sóttarsök" (or sóttarsǫk) in Norwegian.

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

sóttarsök (sóttarsǫk)
sóttarsök, f. Aarsag til en Sygdom; hannveit eigi, hvat sótt hann hefir, þvíateiginkona hans er sóttarsök herra hansStr. 2533.

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, sóttarsök may be more accurately written as sóttarsǫk.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛋᚮᛏᛏᛆᚱᛋᚯᚴ
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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