Skröggs-ligrOld Norse Dictionary - skröggs-ligr
Meaning of Old Norse word "skröggs-ligr" (or skrǫggs-ligr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- skröggs-ligr (skrǫggs-ligr)
- adj. scraggy, gaunt and ugly.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, skröggs-ligr may be more accurately written as skrǫggs-ligr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᚱᚢᚴᚴᛋ-ᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements