Ölgörðar-maðrOld Norse Dictionary - ölgörðar-maðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "ölgörðar-maðr" (or ǫlgǫrðar-maðr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- ölgörðar-maðr (ǫlgǫrðar-maðr)
- m. a brewer, Sturl. iii. 190.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, ölgörðar-maðr may be more accurately written as ǫlgǫrðar-maðr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛚᚴᚢᚱᚦᛅᚱ-ᛘᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)