ÖxnOld Norse Dictionary - öxn
Meaning of Old Norse word "öxn" (or ǫxn) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- öxn (ǫxn)
- i. e. øxn, pl. oxen; see uxi.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, öxn may be more accurately written as ǫxn.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛋᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- i. e.
- id est.
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