Nas-björgOld Norse Dictionary - nas-björg
Meaning of Old Norse word "nas-björg" (or nas-bjǫrg) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- nas-björg (nas-bjǫrg)
- f. = nefbjörg, Flóv., Karl. 357.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, nas-björg may be more accurately written as nas-bjǫrg.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛅᛋ-ᛒᛁᚢᚱᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Flóvents Saga. (G. II.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)