Old Norwegian Dictionary - úkröptugr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "úkröptugr" (or úkrǫptugr) in Norwegian.

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

úkröptugr (úkrǫptugr)
úkröptugr, adj. kraftesløs, svag; þar varkona ein fátœk ok ókröptug Bp. I, 18411;var veggrinn hár, en hann úkröptugr,ok gékk honum ílla upp at kasta Sturl.II, 19634.

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, úkröptugr may be more accurately written as úkrǫptugr.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚢᚴᚱᚯᛕᛏᚢᚵᚱ
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.

Abbreviations used:

Pagina, side.

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