Öl-verkOld Norse Dictionary - öl-verk
Meaning of Old Norse word "öl-verk" (or ǫl-verk) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- öl-verk (ǫl-verk)
- n. ‘ale-work,’ brewing, Korm. (in a verse).
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, öl-verk may be more accurately written as ǫl-verk.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛚ-ᚢᛁᚱᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Kormaks Saga. (D. II.)