Vörpu-mannligrOld Norse Dictionary - vörpu-mannligr
Meaning of Old Norse word "vörpu-mannligr" (or vǫrpu-mannligr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- vörpu-mannligr (vǫrpu-mannligr)
- adj. id., Ísl. ii. 438, v. l.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, vörpu-mannligr may be more accurately written as vǫrpu-mannligr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚢᚱᛒᚢ-ᛘᛅᚾᚾᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- idem, referring to the passage quoted or to the translation
- v. l.
- varia lectio.