Old Norse Dictionary - ör-stiklandi

Meaning of Old Norse word "ör-stiklandi" (or ǫr-stiklandi) in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

ör-stiklandi (ǫr-stiklandi)
part. swift-stalking, rapid, Ó. H. (in a verse).

Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, ör-stiklandi may be more accurately written as ǫr-stiklandi.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚱ-ᛋᛏᛁᚴᛚᛅᚾᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

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Works & Authors cited:

Ó. H.
Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)
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