Old Norwegian Dictionary - vökusamr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "vökusamr" (or vǫkusamr) in Norwegian.

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

vökusamr (vǫkusamr)
vökusamr, adj. fugtig; sýndigt sem 7 kýrfagrar ok stórar ok mjök feitar gengiupp ór ánni fœddist þar meðr grœntgras sem vátlendi var ok vökusamt Stj.20122.

Part of speech: adj

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

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚠᚯᚴᚢᛋᛆᛘᚱ
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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