As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a bringing up; uppburð ok útburð, Jb. 405: metaph. a request, Hom. 129. uppburðar-lítill, adj. shy, timid, Finnb. 300.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛒᛒ-ᛒᚢᚱᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Finnboga Saga. (D. V.)
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
- Jóns-bók. (B. III.)