NjörðungrOld Norse Dictionary - njörðungr
Meaning of Old Norse word "njörðungr" (or njǫrðungr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- njörðungr (njǫrðungr)
- m. = Njórðr, in poët. appellations of a man, Lex. poët.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, njörðungr may be more accurately written as njǫrðungr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛁᚢᚱᚦᚢᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Lex. Poët.
- Lexicon Poëticum by Sveinbjörn Egilsson, 1860.