Þela-mörkOld Norse Dictionary - þela-mörk
Meaning of Old Norse word "þela-mörk" (or þela-mǫrk) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- þela-mörk (þela-mǫrk)
- f. the Mark of the Thilir (Þilir, q. v.), a county in Norway, Thelemarken, Fms.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, þela-mörk may be more accurately written as þela-mǫrk.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᛁᛚᛅ-ᛘᚢᚱᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)