Nöðru-ættOld Norse Dictionary - nöðru-ætt
Meaning of Old Norse word "nöðru-ætt" (or nǫðru-ætt) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- nöðru-ætt (nǫðru-ætt)
- f. = nöðrukyn, 625. 90.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, nöðru-ætt may be more accurately written as nǫðru-ætt.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᚢᚦᚱᚢ-ᛅᛏᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements