As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. [Fr. botte; a for. word], a boot, Nj. 190, Fms. vii. 186, N. G. L. iii. 13.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- French in etymologies.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Fritzner’s Dictionary, 1867.
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.