Old Norwegian Dictionary - þrönglendi

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "þrönglendi" (or þrǫnglendi) in Norwegian.

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

þrönglendi (þrǫnglendi)
þrönglendi, n. snævert Terræn; nú hefirDarius ok valit sér til vígvallar rúmastaði ok slétta, ok firi þá sök man eigiþrönglendit at sinni sem fyrr gefa osssigr Alex. 6817; Stj. 61826.

Part of speech: n

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚦᚱᚯᚿᚵᛚᚽᚿᚦᛁ
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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