Sauða-kjötOld Norse Dictionary - sauða-kjöt
Meaning of Old Norse word "sauða-kjöt" (or sauða-kjǫt) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- sauða-kjöt (sauða-kjǫt)
- f. mutton.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, sauða-kjöt may be more accurately written as sauða-kjǫt.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛅᚢᚦᛅ-ᚴᛁᚢᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements