ÞröngviOld Norse Dictionary - þröngvi
Meaning of Old Norse word "þröngvi" (or þrǫngvi) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- þröngvi (þrǫngvi)
- a, m. = þröng, hósta ok þrönga, Hkr. i. 260.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, þröngvi may be more accurately written as þrǫngvi.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᚱᚢᚾᚴᚢᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)