As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- brösk (brǫsk)
- n. a noise, crackling, Eb. 97 new Ed. note 1.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, brösk may be more accurately written as brǫsk.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᚢᛋᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)