- grábjörn (grábjǫrn)
- grábjörn, m. Landbjørn, = híðbjörn, skógar-björn, urðbjörn, viðbjörn, mods. hvíta-björn. Flat. I, 25723; Fld. I, 515.
Part of speech: m
Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, grábjörn may be more accurately written as grábjǫrn.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚵᚱᛆᛒᛁᚯᚱᚿ
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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