As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- t, to box, Bev. Fr.; byxing, f. boxing, Finnb. 344 (Engl. word).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᛋᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- French in etymologies.
Works & Authors cited:
- Bevus Saga. (G. II.)
- Finnboga Saga. (D. V.)
- Fritzner’s Dictionary, 1867.
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