Lög-fréttOld Norse Dictionary - lög-frétt
Meaning of Old Norse word "lög-frétt" (or lǫg-frétt) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- lög-frétt (lǫg-frétt)
- f. a lawful query, in pleading, Grág. i. 36.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, lög-frétt may be more accurately written as lǫg-frétt.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚴ-ᚠᚱᛁᛏᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)