Nátt-björgOld Norse Dictionary - nátt-björg
Meaning of Old Norse word "nátt-björg" (or nátt-bjǫrg) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- nátt-björg (nátt-bjǫrg)
- f. a night’s lodging, Grág. i. 299.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, nátt-björg may be more accurately written as nátt-bjǫrg.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛅᛏᛏ-ᛒᛁᚢᚱᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)