Fjögur-tán

Old Norse Dictionary - fjögur-tán

Meaning of Old Norse word "fjögur-tán" (or fjǫgur-tán) in English.

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

fjögur-tán (fjǫgur-tán)
fjogurtándi, older form, = fjórtan.

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

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

Abbreviations used:

n.
neuter.
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