As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. [brocarius = a cart, Du Cange], prop. a cart-horse, hence a trotter, Karl. 48; from brokk, n. a trot; brokka, að, to trot; freq. but of foreign origin.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᚢᚴᚴᛅᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
- proper, properly.
Works & Authors cited:
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
Also available in related dictionaries:
This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.