Dauða-böndOld Norse Dictionary - dauða-bönd
Meaning of Old Norse word "dauða-bönd" (or dauða-bǫnd) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- dauða-bönd (dauða-bǫnd)
- n. pl. death-bonds, Greg. 48.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, dauða-bönd may be more accurately written as dauða-bǫnd.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᚢᚦᛅ-ᛒᚢᚾᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Gregory. (F. II.)