Old Norwegian Dictionary - umtalsmál

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "umtalsmál" in Norwegian.

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

umtalsmál, n. Sag som fortjener, at man taler derom, tager den i Overveielse.Grett. 13211; þat þœtti mér umtals-mál, ef Grettir hefði mátt verja sik,ok hefði þér unnit hann með dreng-skap ok harðfengi Grett. 18721.

Part of speech: n

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚢᛘᛏᛆᛚᛋᛘᛆᛚ
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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