As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- (mod. ný-býli), n. a new farm built in a wilderness where there was formerly none, Gþl. 432.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᚢ-ᛒᛅᛚᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Gulaþings-lög. (B. II.)