As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- búa-kvöð (búa-kvǫð)
- f. a summoning of neighbours, Grág. ii. 52.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, búa-kvöð may be more accurately written as búa-kvǫð.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᛅ-ᚴᚢᚢᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.