Old Norse Dictionary - örvar-skot

Meaning of Old Norse word "örvar-skot" (or ǫrvar-skot) in English.

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

örvar-skot (ǫrvar-skot)
= örskot, Grág. i. 123.

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

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

Works & Authors cited:

Grágás. (B. I.)
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