Brjóst-þili

Old Norse Dictionary - brjóst-þili

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

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

brjóst-þili
n. = bjórþili, a front wall, Sturl. ii. 66, Hom. 94.

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

Abbreviations used:

l.
line.
m.
masculine.
n.
neuter.

Works & Authors cited:

Hom.
Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
Sturl.
Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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