As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. the dressing of food. matbúðar-maðr, m. a cook, Stj. 443, Fms. ii. 139.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᛏ-ᛒᚢᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)