As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- böðvask (bǫðvask)
- að, dep. to rave, Hðm. 21.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, böðvask may be more accurately written as bǫðvask.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᚦᚢᛅᛋᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Hamðis-mál. (A. II.)