Öl-föngOld Norse Dictionary - öl-föng
Meaning of Old Norse word "öl-föng" (or ǫl-fǫng) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- öl-föng (ǫl-fǫng)
- n. pl. ale-stores, Bs. i. 78.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, öl-föng may be more accurately written as ǫl-fǫng.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛚ-ᚠᚢᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)