Atlögu-skip

Old Norse Dictionary - atlögu-skip

Meaning of Old Norse word "atlögu-skip" (or atlǫgu-skip) in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

atlögu-skip (atlǫgu-skip)
n. a ship engaged in battle, Fms. viii. 382.

Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, atlögu-skip may be more accurately written as atlǫgu-skip.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛏᛚᚢᚴᚢ-ᛋᚴᛁᛒ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

Abbreviations used:

n.
neuter.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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