Brek-sekð

Old Norse Dictionary - brek-sekð

Meaning of Old Norse word "brek-sekð" in English.

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

brek-sekð
f. a law term, a fraudulent, mock outlawry in order to disable one from pleading his case, defined Grág. i. 121.

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

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.

Works & Authors cited:

Grág.
Grágás. (B. I.)
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