Föður-ligaOld Norse Dictionary - föður-liga
Meaning of Old Norse word "föður-liga" (or fǫður-liga) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- föður-liga (fǫður-liga)
- adv. and föður-ligr, adj. fatherly, Stj. 63, Fms. vi. 70, Finnb. 226.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, föður-liga may be more accurately written as fǫður-liga.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚦᚢᚱ-ᛚᛁᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Finnboga Saga. (D. V.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)