Old Norwegian Dictionary - vígsgjöld

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "vígsgjöld" (or vígsgjǫld) in Norwegian.

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

vígsgjöld (vígsgjǫld)
vígsgjöld, n. Betaling som udredes i Bodfor begaaet Drab. Sturl. I, 1436. 33436.

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, vígsgjöld may be more accurately written as vígsgjǫld.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚠᛁᚵᛋᚵᛁᚯᛚᚦ
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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