Ör-keypisOld Norse Dictionary - ör-keypis
Meaning of Old Norse word "ör-keypis" (or ǫr-keypis) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- ör-keypis (ǫr-keypis)
- adv. gratuitously, = ókeypis, Rétt. 84.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, ör-keypis may be more accurately written as ǫr-keypis.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚱ-ᚴᛁᚢᛒᛁᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Réttarbætr. (B. II.)