As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- hólmgöngu-lög (hólmgǫngu-lǫg)
- n. pl. the law, rules of h., Korm. 86, Valla l. 213.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, hólmgöngu-lög may be more accurately written as hólmgǫngu-lǫg.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚢᛚᛘᚴᚢᚾᚴᚢ-ᛚᚢᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Kormaks Saga. (D. II.)
- Valla L.
- Valla Ljóts Saga. (D. II.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.