Trú-brögðOld Norse Dictionary - trú-brögð
Meaning of Old Norse word "trú-brögð" (or trú-brǫgð) in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- trú-brögð (trú-brǫgð)
- (mod. trúar-brögð), n. pl. religion, Magn. 442, Fms. ii. 256, Orkn. 140.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, trú-brögð may be more accurately written as trú-brǫgð.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚱᚢ-ᛒᚱᚢᚴᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Magnús Saga jarls. (E. II.)
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)