As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- elli-glöp (elli-glǫp)
- n. pl. dotage from old age, Fas. i. 421.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, elli-glöp may be more accurately written as elli-glǫp.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛚᛚᛁ-ᚴᛚᚢᛒ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.