Rá-bendaOld Norse Dictionary - rá-benda
Meaning of Old Norse word "rá-benda" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- d, to ‘bend a sail,’ make it fast to the yard, cp. Eg. 579. rá-bundinn, part. ‘yard-bound,’ an epithet of a ship, Korm. (in a verse).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᛅ-ᛒᛁᚾᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Kormaks Saga. (D. II.)