- viðarhögg (viðarhǫgg)
- viðarhögg, n. at der hugges Ved eller Træ;heyrði viðarhögg Fm. II, 84; Ö. var ískógi at viðarhöggvi Eg. 87 (22214).
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, viðarhögg may be more accurately written as viðarhǫgg.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚠᛁᚦᛆᚱᚼᚯᚵᚵ
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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