- úvænishögg (úvænishǫgg)
- úvænishögg, n. Hug hvorved der tilføies Legemsbeskadigelse; drepa e-n úvænis-högg Grg. I, 1919; ef maðr lýstr mannúvænishögg exarhamri ok höggr eptirsíðan Frost. 4, 19.
Part of speech: n
Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, úvænishögg may be more accurately written as úvænishǫgg.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚢᚠᛅᚿᛁᛋᚼᚯᚵᚵ
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.