Old Norse Dictionary - sumar-höll

Meaning of Old Norse word "sumar-höll" (or sumar-hǫll) in English.

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

sumar-höll (sumar-hǫll)
f. a summer palace, Fms. ix. 372, x. 162.

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

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

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Works & Authors cited:

Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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