Byrðings-maðr

Old Norse Dictionary - byrðings-maðr

Meaning of Old Norse word "byrðings-maðr" in English.

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

byrðings-maðr
m. a merchant-seaman, Fær. 4, Fms. ix. 18.

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

Abbreviations used:

m.
masculine.

Works & Authors cited:

Fms.
Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Fær.
Færeyinga Saga. (E. II.)
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