Plötu-meistari

Old Norse Dictionary - plötu-meistari

Meaning of Old Norse word "plötu-meistari" (or plǫtu-meistari) in English.

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

plötu-meistari (plǫtu-meistari)
a, m. a plate-master who makes sheet-iron, n. G. L. ii. 246 (Dan. plattenslager).

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

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

Abbreviations used:

Dan.
Danish.
L.
Linnæus.
m.
masculine.
n.
neuter.

Works & Authors cited:

N. G. L.
Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
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