- bretta, adj. (tt) reise op paa Ende (gerabrattan); bretta hala sínn dvs. sætteNæsen til Veirs, gjøre sig kry (fig. = berahalann brattan, mods. sveigja hala,draga hala eptir sér jvf J. GrimmReinh. Fuchs s. 37418). Hjörv. 30.
Part of speech: adj
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛒᚱᚽᛏᛏᛆ
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.
- figurlig, i figurlig betydning.
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