HlömmuðrOld Norse Dictionary - hlömmuðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "hlömmuðr" (or hlǫmmuðr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- hlömmuðr (hlǫmmuðr)
- m. ‘thumper,’ poët. the wind, Edda (Gl.)
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, hlömmuðr may be more accurately written as hlǫmmuðr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛚᚢᛘᛘᚢᚦᚱ
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.)