As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a ‘meat-bower,’ pantry, whence abbreviated búr (q. v.), Sturl. i. 355.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᛏᛅᚱ-ᛒᚢᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.
Works & Authors cited:
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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