Old Norse Dictionary - gjögta

Meaning of Old Norse word "gjögta" (or gjǫgta) in English.

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

gjögta (gjǫgta)
að, to jolt, rattle, of a thing badly fitted; það gjögtar til og frá.

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

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