Old Norse edit

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Etymology edit

From Old Norse Norvegr (north way), Norðvegr, from norðr (north) + vegr (way), contrasted with suðrvegr (south way), i.e. Germany, and austrvegr (east way), the Baltic lands.

Noun edit

Noregr m (genitive Noregs)

  1. Norway

References edit

  • Noregr”, in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press