Old Norse Dictionary - kösungr

Meaning of Old Norse word "kösungr" (or kǫsungr) in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

kösungr (kǫsungr)
or kausungr, m. a kind of jacket, Fms. vi. 422.

Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, kösungr may be more accurately written as kǫsungr.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛋᚢᚾᚴᚱ
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.)
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