Stjörnu-gangrOld Norse Dictionary - stjörnu-gangr
Meaning of Old Norse word "stjörnu-gangr" (or stjǫrnu-gangr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- stjörnu-gangr (stjǫrnu-gangr)
- m. the course of the stars, Al. 42, Barl., Mar.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, stjörnu-gangr may be more accurately written as stjǫrnu-gangr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᛁᚢᚱᚾᚢ-ᚴᛅᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Barlaams Saga. (F. III.)
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)