Old Norwegian Dictionary - túngöltr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "túngöltr" (or túngǫltr) in Norwegian.

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

túngöltr (túngǫltr)
túngöltr, m. Galt som opfødes í túni, =töðugöltr; hvarf Halla túngöltr sváfeitr, at trautt mátti rísa Vígagl. 1816;Eb. 20 (3315); Æf. 9038.

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, túngöltr may be more accurately written as túngǫltr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛏᚢᚿᚵᚯᛚᛏᚱ
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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