Lög-brigðirOld Norse Dictionary - lög-brigðir
Meaning of Old Norse word "lög-brigðir" (or lǫg-brigðir) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- lög-brigðir (lǫg-brigðir)
- m. a law breaker, Eg. (in a verse).
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, lög-brigðir may be more accurately written as lǫg-brigðir.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚴ-ᛒᚱᛁᚴᚦᛁᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)