Frum-kvöðullOld Norse Dictionary - frum-kvöðull
Meaning of Old Norse word "frum-kvöðull" (or frum-kvǫðull) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- frum-kvöðull (frum-kvǫðull)
- m. an originator, Edda 18, Ed. Arna-Magn. i. 104.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, frum-kvöðull may be more accurately written as frum-kvǫðull.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚱᚢᛘ-ᚴᚢᚢᚦᚢᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Magnús Saga jarls. (E. II.)