Brjóst-reip

Old Norse Dictionary - brjóst-reip

Meaning of Old Norse word "brjóst-reip" in English.

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

brjóst-reip
n. a breast-rope, girdle, a nickname, Orkn.

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

Abbreviations used:

n.
neuter.

Works & Authors cited:

Orkn.
Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)
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