Fjall-bygð

Old Norse Dictionary - fjall-bygð

Meaning of Old Norse word "fjall-bygð" in English.

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

fjall-bygð
f. a county among fells, 625. 87, Eg. 58, Hkr. ii. 65.

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

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.

Works & Authors cited:

Eg.
Egils Saga. (D. II.)
Hkr.
Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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