Járn-hryggrOld Norse Dictionary - járn-hryggr
Meaning of Old Norse word "járn-hryggr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. Iron-back, a nickname, Fas.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛅᚱᚾ-ᚼᚱᚢᚴᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)