Old Norwegian Dictionary - sprotabarn

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "sprotabarn" in Norwegian.

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

sprotabarn, n. Barn som tugtes med Kjæp(sproti); ef 8 vetra gamalt barn stelreða yngra, þat er sprotabarn; berjaskal þat, ef vil Bjark. 116; ekki muntuhræða mik sem sprotabörn Fld. II,32827.

Part of speech: n

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛋᛕᚱᚮᛏᛆᛒᛆᚱᚿ
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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