Lög-leiðOld Norse Dictionary - lög-leið
Meaning of Old Norse word "lög-leið" (or lǫg-leið) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- lög-leið (lǫg-leið)
- f. a lawful Leet (meeting), K. Þ. K. 68.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, lög-leið may be more accurately written as lǫg-leið.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚴ-ᛚᛁᛁᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- K. Þ. K.
- Kristinn-réttr Þorláks ok Ketils = Kristinna-laga-þáttr. (B. I.)