As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- nöldr (nǫldr)
- n. a murmuring: nöldra, að, to murmur, grumble.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, nöldr may be more accurately written as nǫldr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᚢᛚᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements