- töfl (tǫfl)
- töfl, f. Brikke i Brætspil (tafl); konungrsat ok tefldi hneftafl, ok nefndi maðrinntöfl konungs Fm. VI, 2921; H. hélt töfleinni, er hann hafði drepit Fld. I, 28520.
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, töfl may be more accurately written as tǫfl.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛏᚯᚠᛚ
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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