Old Norwegian Dictionary - uppgjöf

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "uppgjöf" (or uppgjǫf) in Norwegian.

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

uppgjöf (uppgjǫf)
uppgjöf, f. 1) Indrømmelse som gjøres en,saa han faar, hvad han ønsker. Heilag.I, 7130; HE. I, 405. 2) Eftergivelse af Skyld, Anklage; uppgjöf um sakirLaxd. 14 (2726).

Part of speech: f

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚢᛕᛕᚵᛁᚯᚠ
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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