Al-bygðrOld Norse Dictionary - al-bygðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "al-bygðr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- part. completely inhabited, taken into possession, esp. used of the colonisation of Iceland; þorbjörn súrr kom út at albygðu landi, after the colonisation was finished, Landn. 142, several times, Hrafn. 3, Eg. 191, etc.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚ-ᛒᚢᚴᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- et cetera.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Hrafnkels Saga. (D. II.)
- Landnáma. (D. I.)