Old Norse Dictionary - öngving

Meaning of Old Norse word "öngving" (or ǫngving) in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

öngving (ǫngving)
f. = öngd; þína eymd ok öngving, Bs. i. 201.

Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, öngving may be more accurately written as ǫngving.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚾᚴᚢᛁᚾᚴ
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.)
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