Old Norwegian Dictionary - úgæfr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "úgæfr" in Norwegian.

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

úgæfr, adj. 1) slet udrustet, ilde begunstiget af Skjæbnen; hann var húskarl ok heldrúgæfr ok vinnulítill Grett. 1014. 2) uheldig; var þat þá mælt at mönnumyrði úgæfra um veiðifang ef missáttiryrði Laxd. 14 (244).

Part of speech: adj

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚢᚵᛅᚠᚱ
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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