BorganOld Norse Dictionary - borgan
Meaning of Old Norse word "borgan" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
borgan Old Norse word can mean:
- borgun, f. bail, security, Bs. i. 749, 770, Dipl. v. 14, Stj.
- COMPD: borganarmaðr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᚱᚴᛅᚾ
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.)
- Diplomatarium. (J. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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