Lög-fræðingrOld Norse Dictionary - lög-fræðingr
Meaning of Old Norse word "lög-fræðingr" (or lǫg-fræðingr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- lög-fræðingr (lǫg-fræðingr)
- m. a lawyer, a man skilled in law.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, lög-fræðingr may be more accurately written as lǫg-fræðingr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚴ-ᚠᚱᛅᚦᛁᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements