As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
ber-fjall Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. [ber = björn and fjall, fell = pellis], a bear-skin, Vkv. 10 (2).
- 2. [berr, nudus, and fjall, fell = mons], a bare fell or rocky hill, (now freq.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᚱ-ᚠᛁᛅᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
Works & Authors cited:
- Völundar-kviða. (A. II.)
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