As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- dögg-skór (dǫgg-skór)
- m. [Swed. dopsko], the tip or chape of a sheath, etc., Fas. i. 173, Gullþ. 47, Gísl. 115.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, dögg-skór may be more accurately written as dǫgg-skór.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚴᚴ-ᛋᚴᚢᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- et cetera.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Gísla Saga. (D. II.)
- Gull-Þóris Saga. (D. II.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.