Old Norse Dictionary - andlits-björg

Meaning of Old Norse word "andlits-björg" (or andlits-bjǫrg) in English.

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

andlits-björg (andlits-bjǫrg)
f. visor, Sks. 406.

Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, andlits-björg may be more accurately written as andlits-bjǫrg.

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

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Works & Authors cited:

Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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