Þjóð-konungr

Old Norse Dictionary - þjóð-konungr

Meaning of Old Norse word "þjóð-konungr" in English.

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

þjóð-konungr
m. a great king, a sovereign. Ýt., Hðm. 4, Skv. 1. 1, 3. 33, 34, Fms. i. 3; af honum munu margir þ. fæðask, Stj. 115.

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

Abbreviations used:

m.
masculine.
n.
neuter.
v.
vide.
þ.
þáttr.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Hðm.
Hamðis-mál. (A. II.)
Skv.
Sigurðar-kviða. (A. II.)
Stj.
Stjórn. (F. I.)
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