Bók-námOld Norse Dictionary - bók-nám
Meaning of Old Norse word "bók-nám" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. (bók-næmi, Bs. i. 793), book-training, learning; setja e-n til b., Bs. i. 793; vera at b., to be a-reading, opp. to at riti, a-writing, 91, 265.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᚴ-ᚾᛅᛘ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)