As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. bent, bowed, curved, Al. 8; prop. a part. from a lost strong verb bjúgan; cp. Goth. bjúgan = καμπτειν.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᚴᛁᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- proper, properly.
Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
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