Klaustr-jörðOld Norse Dictionary - klaustr-jörð
Meaning of Old Norse word "klaustr-jörð" (or klaustr-jǫrð) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- klaustr-jörð (klaustr-jǫrð)
- f. a convent glebe.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, klaustr-jörð may be more accurately written as klaustr-jǫrð.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛚᛅᚢᛋᛏᚱ-ᛁᚢᚱᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements