LöggraOld Norse Dictionary - löggra
Meaning of Old Norse word "löggra" (or lǫggra) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- löggra (lǫggra)
- að, [prob. from lögg; Dan. logre = to wag the tail, of a dog]:—to crouch abjectly, like a dog; hvat er þat it litla er ek löggra sék, ok snapvíst snapir, Ls. 44, a α-dasia-oxia;π. λεγ.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, löggra may be more accurately written as lǫggra.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚴᚴᚱᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Loka-senna. (A. I.)
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