Korn-jörðOld Norse Dictionary - korn-jörð
Meaning of Old Norse word "korn-jörð" (or korn-jǫrð) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- korn-jörð (korn-jǫrð)
- f. corn-soil, arable land; sá í góða k., Hom. 67.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, korn-jörð may be more accurately written as korn-jǫrð.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᚱᚾ-ᛁᚢᚱᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)