Ára-burðrOld Norse Dictionary - ára-burðr
Meaning of Old Norse word "ára-burðr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the movement of the oars, in the phrase, vera undir áraburði e-s, to be in one’s boat, i. e. under one’s protection, esp. as regards alimentation or support, Hrafn. 30; ráðast undir áraburð e-s, to become one’s client, Ld. 140.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚱᛅ-ᛒᚢᚱᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- i. e.
- id est.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Hrafnkels Saga. (D. II.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)