Héraðs-bygðOld Norse Dictionary - héraðs-bygð
Meaning of Old Norse word "héraðs-bygð" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a county and its people, Lv. 49, Sturl. iii. 81.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛁᚱᛅᚦᛋ-ᛒᚢᚴᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Ljósvetninga Saga. (D. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)