Olvir Rosta

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Ölvir Rósta
ResidenceCaithness; Sutherland; possibly the Hebrides, or the Isle o Mann
Ither namesÖlvir Rósta; Ölvir Þorljótsson
Kent forAppearin in the Orkneyinga saga
ParentsÞorljót (faither); Steinnvör 'the Stout' (mither)
RelativesLjótr 'Villain' (maternal grandfaither); Frakökk (maternal grandmither); Moddan (faither o Frakökk)
Notes
Relations an residences are aw accordin tae the Orkneyinga saga

Olvir Rosta (Old Norse: Ölvir Rósta, an Ölvir Þorljótsson), kent as Aulver Rosta an aw, is a chairacter within the mediaeval Orkneyinga saga, that is purported tae hae leeved in the early 12t century. His Auld Norse byname, rósta, means "brawl", "riot". His name, an biname, appear variously in Inglis seicontar soorces.