Koll-höttrOld Norse Dictionary - koll-höttr
Meaning of Old Norse word "koll-höttr" (or koll-hǫttr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- koll-höttr (koll-hǫttr)
- m. = kollhetta, Bs. i. 497.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, koll-höttr may be more accurately written as koll-hǫttr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛚᛚ-ᚼᚢᛏᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)