Bréfa-sveinn

Old Norse Dictionary - bréfa-sveinn

Meaning of Old Norse word "bréfa-sveinn" in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

bréfa-sveinn
m. a letter-boy, Fms. ix. 467.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᛁᚠᛅ-ᛋᚢᛁᛁᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

Abbreviations used:

m.
masculine.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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