Þjónustu-gjöldOld Norse Dictionary - þjónustu-gjöld
Meaning of Old Norse word "þjónustu-gjöld" (or þjónustu-gjǫld) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- þjónustu-gjöld (þjónustu-gjǫld)
- n. pl. wages for service, Fb. ii. 231.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, þjónustu-gjöld may be more accurately written as þjónustu-gjǫld.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᛁᚢᚾᚢᛋᛏᚢ-ᚴᛁᚢᛚᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)