Ör-hófOld Norse Dictionary - ör-hóf
Meaning of Old Norse word "ör-hóf" (or ǫr-hóf) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- ör-hóf (ǫr-hóf)
- ör-hæfi, see öróf, öræfi; hann hefir örhóf manna, Mork. 173.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, ör-hóf may be more accurately written as ǫr-hóf.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚱ-ᚼᚢᚠ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Morkinskinna. (E. I.)