As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- brögðóttr (brǫgðóttr)
- adj. [bragð], crafty, cunning, Eg. 283, Glúm. 379, Háv. 56.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, brögðóttr may be more accurately written as brǫgðóttr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᚢᚴᚦᚢᛏᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Víga-Glúms Saga. (D. II.)
- Hávarðar Saga. (D. II.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.