Lögréttu-þáttrOld Norse Dictionary - lögréttu-þáttr
Meaning of Old Norse word "lögréttu-þáttr" (or lǫgréttu-þáttr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- lögréttu-þáttr (lǫgréttu-þáttr)
- m. the section of law of the l., Grág. i. 4.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, lögréttu-þáttr may be more accurately written as lǫgréttu-þáttr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚴᚱᛁᛏᛏᚢ-ᚦᛅᛏᛏᚱ
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.)