Lás-örOld Norse Dictionary - lás-ör
Meaning of Old Norse word "lás-ör" (or lás-ǫr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- lás-ör (lás-ǫr)
- f. a cross-bow shaft, Sturl. i. 180.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, lás-ör may be more accurately written as lás-ǫr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛅᛋ-ᚢᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)