Lög-silfrOld Norse Dictionary - lög-silfr
Meaning of Old Norse word "lög-silfr" (or lǫg-silfr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- lög-silfr (lǫg-silfr)
- n. standard silver, Grág. i. 392, cp. 500.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, lög-silfr may be more accurately written as lǫg-silfr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚴ-ᛋᛁᛚᚠᚱ
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.)