Lög-griðOld Norse Dictionary - lög-grið
Meaning of Old Norse word "lög-grið" (or lǫg-grið) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- lög-grið (lǫg-grið)
- n. a lawful domicile, Grág. i. 19, 149.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, lög-grið may be more accurately written as lǫg-grið.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚴ-ᚴᚱᛁᚦ
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.)