ÖrfuniOld Norse Dictionary - örfuni
Meaning of Old Norse word "örfuni" (or ǫrfuni) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- örfuni (ǫrfuni)
- a, m. [A. S. yrfa], a bull, head of cattle, Edda (Gl.)
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, örfuni may be more accurately written as ǫrfuni.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚱᚠᚢᚾᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)