Yfir-biskupOld Norse Dictionary - yfir-biskup
Meaning of Old Norse word "yfir-biskup" in English.
As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. an over-bishop, high priest, Stj. 542, Ver. 106.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᛁᚱ-ᛒᛁᛋᚴᚢᛒ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
- Veraldar Saga. (E. II.)