As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. [bjóða], poët. one who invites, Lex. Poët; cp. also compds such as við-bjóðr, disgust, from bjóða við.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᚢᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements