- nasbjörg (nasbjǫrg)
- nasbjörg, f. Skjærm som gaar ned fraHjelmen over Næsen og skal tjene tildennes Beskyttelse, = nefbjörg (mht.naseband, gfr. nasal, se Höf. Leb. II,50-53). Flov. 13866; Klm. 35730.
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, nasbjörg may be more accurately written as nasbjǫrg.
Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚿᛆᛋᛒᛁᚯᚱᚵ
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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