TjörgaðrOld Norse Dictionary - tjörgaðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "tjörgaðr" (or tjǫrgaðr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- tjörgaðr (tjǫrgaðr)
- part. tarred, Fms. i. 128.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, tjörgaðr may be more accurately written as tjǫrgaðr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᚢᚱᚴᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.