Old Norwegian Dictionary - bólfesta

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "bólfesta" in Norwegian.

As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:

bólfesta, f. Jord som ved Fæste er en overdragen til Brug, = leigumáli 3;ef maðr reiðir myki af annars mannsbólfestu ok fœrir á akr sínn Landsl. 7, 15.

Part of speech: f

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛒᚮᛚᚠᚽᛋᛏᛆ
Medieval Runes were used in Norway from 11th to 15th centuries.
Futhork was a continuation of earlier Younger Futhark runes, which were used to write Old Norse.

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