Old Norse Dictionary - göngu-stafr

Meaning of Old Norse word "göngu-stafr" (or gǫngu-stafr) in English.

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

göngu-stafr (gǫngu-stafr)
m. a walking-stick.

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

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

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