Bruna-öld

Old Norse Dictionary - bruna-öld

Meaning of Old Norse word "bruna-öld" (or bruna-ǫld) in English.

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

bruna-öld (bruna-ǫld)
Hkr. (pref.), Fms. i. 34.

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

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

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.
pref.
preface.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Hkr.
Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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