Skegg-broddrOld Norse Dictionary - skegg-broddr
Meaning of Old Norse word "skegg-broddr" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. bristles of the beard; þeyta skeggbroddana, Fb. i. 296 (the skeggröddina and skeggraustina, Fms. i. 303, is prob. only a false reading for skeggbroddana).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᚴᚴ-ᛒᚱᚢᛏᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)