KjörróttrOld Norse Dictionary - kjörróttr
Meaning of Old Norse word "kjörróttr" (or kjǫrróttr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- kjörróttr (kjǫrróttr)
- adj. overgrown with copsewood, Eg. 580.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, kjörróttr may be more accurately written as kjǫrróttr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛁᚢᚱᚱᚢᛏᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)