Vöru-gildrOld Norse Dictionary - vöru-gildr
Meaning of Old Norse word "vöru-gildr" (or vǫru-gildr) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- vöru-gildr (vǫru-gildr)
- adj. being a legal tender, marketable, Vm. 152.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, vöru-gildr may be more accurately written as vǫru-gildr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚢᚱᚢ-ᚴᛁᛚᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Vilkins-máldagi. (J. I.)