Lit-föróttrOld Norse Dictionary - lit-föróttr
Meaning of Old Norse word "lit-föróttr" (or lit-fǫróttr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- lit-föróttr (lit-fǫróttr)
- adj. strawberry-coloured, Gullþ. 14.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, lit-föróttr may be more accurately written as lit-fǫróttr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᛏ-ᚠᚢᚱᚢᛏᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Gull-Þóris Saga. (D. II.)