HvötunOld Norse Dictionary - hvötun
Meaning of Old Norse word "hvötun" (or hvǫtun) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- hvötun (hvǫtun)
- f. = hvatan.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, hvötun may be more accurately written as hvǫtun.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚢᚢᛏᚢᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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