Biskups-stóll

Old Norse Dictionary - biskups-stóll

Meaning of Old Norse word "biskups-stóll" in English.

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

biskups-stóll
m. an episcopal seat, bishopric, Jb. 16, K. Á. 96, Fms. x. 409.

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

Abbreviations used:

m.
masculine.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Jb.
Jóns-bók. (B. III.)
K. Á.
Kristinn-réttr Árna biskups. (B. III.)
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