As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
bora Old Norse word can mean:
- u, f. a bore-hole, Grett. 125, 133, Fas. i. 393, Vm. 65.
- COMPD: borufoli.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᚱᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Vilkins-máldagi. (J. I.)
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