Old Norwegian Dictionary - þverfingr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "þverfingr" in Norwegian.

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

þverfingr, m. Fingers Bredde; var þá tek-inn knífr ok vafiðr, ok ætlað af meirren þverfingr Sturl. I, 34529.

Part of speech: m

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚦᚠᚽᚱᚠᛁᚿᚵᚱ
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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