As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
at-búnaðr Old Norse word can mean:
- ar, m. attention, care, especially of funeral rites; veita a. dauðum mönnum, to lay out dead bodies, Eg. 34, v. 1.
- 2. now gener. accommodation or assistance in all that regards domestic life, esp. clothing; góðr, illr a.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛏ-ᛒᚢᚾᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)