- vörð (vǫrð)
- vörð, f. (N. Pl. varðir) Kvinde. Lok. 33(jvf S. Bugges Anm. dertil i NFkv. 118b); Merl. II, 53 (AnO. 1849 S. 57);Herv. 3377 (Fld. I, 471). Jvf. Guðr. 3, 3 og Bugges Anm. i NFkv. 426b.
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, vörð may be more accurately written as vǫrð.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚠᚯᚱᚦ
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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