Old Norse Dictionary - frændsemis-lögmál

Meaning of Old Norse word "frændsemis-lögmál" (or frændsemis-lǫgmál) in English.

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

frændsemis-lögmál (frændsemis-lǫgmál)
n. the law, rules of kinship, Stj. 425.

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

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

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Works & Authors cited:

Stjórn. (F. I.)
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