Róma-borgOld Norse Dictionary - róma-borg
Meaning of Old Norse word "róma-borg" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. the city of Rome, Eluc. 50, passim; Rómaborgar keisari, höfðingi, lýðr, the Roman emperor, king, people, Eluc. 50, Fms, vii. 86, 99, 221; Rómaborgar lög, kirkja, the Roman law, church, 645. 98, H. E. i 464; Rómaborgar ríki, the Roman empire, Bs. i. 71; but also
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᚢᛘᛅ-ᛒᚢᚱᚴ
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.)
- Elucidarium. (F. II.)
- H. E.
- Historia Ecclesiastica Islandiae. (J. I.)