Old Norwegian Dictionary - tölumaðr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "tölumaðr" (or tǫlumaðr) in Norwegian.

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

tölumaðr (tǫlumaðr)
tölumaðr, m. 1) Person som er taldr ifrænderfðir. Gul. 105. 2) Person som telr frændsemi manna. Borg. 1, 15.

Part of speech: m

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛏᚯᛚᚢᛘᛆᚦᚱ
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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