Hug-borðOld Norse Dictionary - hug-borð
Meaning of Old Norse word "hug-borð" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. courage, metaph. from a ship, Fms. vii. 143, Lex. Poët.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚢᚴ-ᛒᚢᚱᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Lex. Poët.
- Lexicon Poëticum by Sveinbjörn Egilsson, 1860.