Brottfarar-öl

Old Norse Dictionary - brottfarar-öl

Meaning of Old Norse word "brottfarar-öl" (or brottfarar-ǫl) in English.

As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:

brottfarar-öl (brottfarar-ǫl)
n. = brottferðaröl, Fms. i. 58.

Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, brottfarar-öl may be more accurately written as brottfarar-ǫl.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᚢᛏᛏᚠᛅᚱᛅᚱ-ᚢᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements

Abbreviations used:

n.
neuter.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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