Inn-vörðrOld Norse Dictionary - inn-vörðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "inn-vörðr" (or inn-vǫrðr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- inn-vörðr (inn-vǫrðr)
- m. a keeper, porter, Al. 72, 106.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, inn-vörðr may be more accurately written as inn-vǫrðr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᚾᚾ-ᚢᚢᚱᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)