As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- brott-söngr (brott-sǫngr)
- m. divine service performed out of the curate’s own parish, D. I.I.)">Bs., Sturl., D. I.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, brott-söngr may be more accurately written as brott-sǫngr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᚢᛏᛏ-ᛋᚢᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- D. I.
- Diplomatarium Islandicum. (J. I.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.