Ör-birgðOld Norse Dictionary - ör-birgð
Meaning of Old Norse word "ör-birgð" (or ǫr-birgð) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- ör-birgð (ǫr-birgð)
- f. = Lat. inopia, lack of means, destitution.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, ör-birgð may be more accurately written as ǫr-birgð.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚱ-ᛒᛁᚱᚴᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements