As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- mögu-ligr (mǫgu-ligr)
- adj. [from Germ. möglich; the word appears in the 14th century]:—possible, Fms. xi. 431, Fas. i. 45, freq. in mod. usage.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, mögu-ligr may be more accurately written as mǫgu-ligr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᚴᚢ-ᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Also available in related dictionaries:
This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.