Hurðar-bakOld Norse Dictionary - hurðar-bak
Meaning of Old Norse word "hurðar-bak" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. the back of a door; ab hurðar-baki, behind the door, Stj. 118, Fms. vi. 188, Ísl. ii. 45, Fas. ii. 115, Barl. 70.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚢᚱᚦᛅᚱ-ᛒᛅᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Barlaams Saga. (F. III.)
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)