Ör-sauðiOld Norse Dictionary - ör-sauði
Meaning of Old Norse word "ör-sauði" (or ǫr-sauði) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- ör-sauði (ǫr-sauði)
- adj. sheepless,, = sauðlauss, Grág. i. 426.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, ör-sauði may be more accurately written as ǫr-sauði.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚱ-ᛋᛅᚢᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)