Ör-skammiOld Norse Dictionary - ör-skammi
Meaning of Old Norse word "ör-skammi" (or ǫr-skammi) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- ör-skammi (ǫr-skammi)
- adj. shameless, unblushing, Al. 87.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, ör-skammi may be more accurately written as ǫr-skammi.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚱ-ᛋᚴᛅᛘᛘᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)