As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- ör-eign (ǫr-eign)
- f. = öreigð, Stj. 156, Hsm. 13. 3.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, ör-eign may be more accurately written as ǫr-eign.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚱ-ᛁᛁᚴᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Hugsvinns-mál. (A. III.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.