Old Norwegian Dictionary - þykkröggvaðr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "þykkröggvaðr" (or þykkrǫggvaðr) in Norwegian.

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

þykkröggvaðr (þykkrǫggvaðr)
þykkröggvaðr, adj. tæt besat med röggvar(se rögg). Ljósv. 13.

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, þykkröggvaðr may be more accurately written as þykkrǫggvaðr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚦᛦᚴᚴᚱᚯᚵᚵᚠᛆᚦᚱ
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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