As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
ból-staðr Old Norse word can mean:
- m. a homestead; hon á þar bólstaði mikla, Edda, where Ed. A. D. 1848 has bústaði, which is a more household Icel. word; hálfan b., half the farm, Grág. i. 396, ii. 222 A.
- COMPD: bólstaðargörð.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᛚ-ᛋᛏᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. D.
- Anno Domini.
- Iceland, Icelander, Icelanders, Icelandic.
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.