Old Norwegian Dictionary - ribbungr

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "ribbungr" in Norwegian.

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

ribbungr, m. = ribbaldi; þeir hinir sömu,er verit höfðu verkmenn, en sumir ráns-menn eða ribbungar (&vl ribbaldar)Fm. VIII, 10517 (Konung. 4531) = þeirhinir sumu, sem verit höfðu verkmenn,ræningjar ok ribbaldar Flat. II, 57115;þeir höfðu mikit lið ok frítt ok vórukallaðir Ribbungar Konung. 2743 (Flat.III, 3711; Fm. IX, 2943); Sigurðr ribb-ungr Flat. II, 7911. 22 (Fm. IX, 3763. 3779)= Sigurðr ribbungr konungr Flat. III,52628; Sigurðr ribbunga konungr Flat.III, 5273.

Part of speech: m

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚱᛁᛒᛒᚢᚿᚵᚱ
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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