Old Norse Dictionary - gnöllran

Meaning of Old Norse word "gnöllran" (or gnǫllran) in English.

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

gnöllran (gnǫllran)
f. howling, Mar.

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

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

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Works & Authors cited:

Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
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