- brjóstgjörð (brjóstgjǫrð)
- brjóstgjörð, f. Brystgjord, Brystrem; paaSadel: Ljósv. 2430; Stj. 3972; Flat. I,354; Bev. 2568.
Part of speech: f
Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, brjóstgjörð may be more accurately written as brjóstgjǫrð.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᛒᚱᛁᚮᛋᛏᚵᛁᚯᚱᚦ
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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