As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. nigbt-quarters, Edda 29, Fms. i. 11, vi. 135, Eg. 719. náttból-staðr, m. id., Fb. ii. 380.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛅᛏᛏ-ᛒᚢᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- idem, referring to the passage quoted or to the translation
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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