Old Norwegian Dictionary - veizlugjöf

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "veizlugjöf" (or veizlugjǫf) in Norwegian.

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

veizlugjöf (veizlugjǫf)
veizlugjöf, f. Overdragelse af noget til en som saaledes kom i Besiddelse deraf (jvfveizla 2, mods. gjöf). DN. II, 25.

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, veizlugjöf may be more accurately written as veizlugjǫf.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚠᚽᛁᛋᛚᚢᚵᛁᚯᚠ
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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