Jarteina-görðOld Norse Dictionary - jarteina-görð
Meaning of Old Norse word "jarteina-görð" (or jarteina-gǫrð) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- jarteina-görð (jarteina-gǫrð)
- f. the working of miracles, Stj., Hkr. ii. 328, Fms. xi. 207, Orkn. 174.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, jarteina-görð may be more accurately written as jarteina-gǫrð.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛅᚱᛏᛁᛁᚾᛅ-ᚴᚢᚱᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)