Orlofs-bréfOld Norse Dictionary - orlofs-bréf
Meaning of Old Norse word "orlofs-bréf" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a writ of permission, authorisation, Bs. i. 799; o. biskups, Dipl. iii. 4.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚱᛚᚢᚠᛋ-ᛒᚱᛁᚠ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Diplomatarium. (J. I.)