As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. [A. S. brandreda], a grate, Stj. 310, 315, Exod. xxx. 3, xxxvii. 26, Mar. 50; steikja á b., to roast on a grate, Mar. (Fr.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᛅᚾᛏ-ᚱᛁᛁᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.
- French in etymologies.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fritzner’s Dictionary, 1867.
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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