As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- 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
Works & Authors cited:
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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