Upp-görðOld Norse Dictionary - upp-görð
Meaning of Old Norse word "upp-görð" (or upp-gǫrð) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- upp-görð (upp-gǫrð)
- f. a restoration, Vm. 7, Stj. 67: dissimulation.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, upp-görð may be more accurately written as upp-gǫrð.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛒᛒ-ᚴᚢᚱᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
- Vilkins-máldagi. (J. I.)