Of-sköpunOld Norse Dictionary - of-sköpun
Meaning of Old Norse word "of-sköpun" (or of-skǫpun) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- of-sköpun (of-skǫpun)
- f., medic. monstrosity, Fél. x.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, of-sköpun may be more accurately written as of-skǫpun.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠ-ᛋᚴᚢᛒᚢᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- medicine, medically.
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