Ör-boðOld Norse Dictionary - ör-boð
Meaning of Old Norse word "ör-boð" (or ǫr-boð) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- ör-boð (ǫr-boð)
- n. = örvarboð, an arrow-summons, Hkr. i. 250.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, ör-boð may be more accurately written as ǫr-boð.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚱ-ᛒᚢᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)