As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. the ‘sun-board,’ i. e. the gunwale; gékk báran inn á bæði borð, ek tók frá sólbyrðin, Bs. i. 484, ii. 50.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚢᛚ-ᛒᚢᚱᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- i. e.
- id est.
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
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