Allsherjar-búð

Old Norse Dictionary - allsherjar-búð

Meaning of Old Norse word "allsherjar-búð" in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

allsherjar-búð
f. the booth in the parliament (alþingi) belonging to the allsherjargoði. Its site is fixed, Sturl. ii. 44, 126 (referring to events in the year 1215).

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚᛚᛋᚼᛁᚱᛁᛅᚱ-ᛒᚢᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.
l.
line.

Works & Authors cited:

Sturl.
Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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