Old Norse Dictionary - morgin-dögg

Meaning of Old Norse word "morgin-dögg" (or morgin-dǫgg) in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

morgin-dögg (morgin-dǫgg)
f. morning dew, Edda 44.

Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, morgin-dögg may be more accurately written as morgin-dǫgg.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᚱᚴᛁᚾ-ᛏᚢᚴᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

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Works & Authors cited:

Edda. (C. I.)
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