Old Norse Dictionary - höfuð-atriði

Meaning of Old Norse word "höfuð-atriði" (or hǫfuð-atriði) in English.

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

höfuð-atriði (hǫfuð-atriði)
n. a chief point.

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

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

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