Tjald-stöngOld Norse Dictionary - tjald-stöng
Meaning of Old Norse word "tjald-stöng" (or tjald-stǫng) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- tjald-stöng (tjald-stǫng)
- f. a tent-pole, Hkr. i. 26.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, tjald-stöng may be more accurately written as tjald-stǫng.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᛅᛚᛏ-ᛋᛏᚢᚾᚴ
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.)