Elds-gögn

Old Norse Dictionary - elds-gögn

Meaning of Old Norse word "elds-gögn" (or elds-gǫgn) in English.

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

elds-gögn (elds-gǫgn)
n. pl. materials for firing, Vm. 177.

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

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

Abbreviations used:

l.
line.
m.
masculine.
n.
neuter.
pl.
plural.

Works & Authors cited:

Vm.
Vilkins-máldagi. (J. I.)
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