As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- þver-höggt (þver-hǫggt)
- part. n. cut across, steep, abrupt, Fas. iii. 257.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, þver-höggt may be more accurately written as þver-hǫggt.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᚢᛁᚱ-ᚼᚢᚴᚴᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)