Old Norse Dictionary - þröng-meginn

Meaning of Old Norse word "þröng-meginn" (or þrǫng-meginn) in English.

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

þröng-meginn (þrǫng-meginn)
adj. oppressed, Pr. 451.

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

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

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