Út-vörðrOld Norse Dictionary - út-vörðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "út-vörðr" (or út-vǫrðr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- út-vörðr (út-vǫrðr)
- m. an out-post, Hkr. i. 244, Fms. viii. 90.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, út-vörðr may be more accurately written as út-vǫrðr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛏ-ᚢᚢᚱᚦᚱ
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.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)