Old Norse Dictionary - þel-högg

Meaning of Old Norse word "þel-högg" (or þel-hǫgg) in English.

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

þel-högg (þel-hǫgg)
n. = þela-högg, B. K. 83.

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

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

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Works & Authors cited:

B. K.
Björgynjar Kálfskinn. (J. II.)
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