Bygðar-menn

Old Norse Dictionary - bygðar-menn

Meaning of Old Norse word "bygðar-menn" in English.

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

bygðar-menn
m. pl. id., Fs. 31, Stj. 649, Dipl. v. 19, Fms. i. 226, etc.

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

Abbreviations used:

etc.
et cetera.
id.
idem, referring to the passage quoted or to the translation
l.
line.
m.
masculine.
pl.
plural.
v.
vide.

Works & Authors cited:

Dipl.
Diplomatarium. (J. I.)
Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Fs.
Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
Stj.
Stjórn. (F. I.)
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