Skógar-þröstrOld Norse Dictionary - skógar-þröstr
Meaning of Old Norse word "skógar-þröstr" (or skógar-þrǫstr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- skógar-þröstr (skógar-þrǫstr)
- m. the throstle or thrush.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, skógar-þröstr may be more accurately written as skógar-þrǫstr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚢᚴᛅᚱ-ᚦᚱᚢᛋᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements