Ábyrgð

Old Icelandic Dictionary - ábyrgð

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "ábyrgð" in English.

As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):

ábyrgð Old Icelandic word can mean:

ábyrgð
f. responsibility;
ábyrgð
vera í ~ um e-t, to be responsible for;
ábyrgð
vera ór ~ um e-t, to be exempt from responsibility in a case;
ábyrgð
hafa mikit í ~, have much at stake;
ábyrgð
e-t er í ~um við mik, I am responsible for it.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛒᚢᚱᚴᚦ

Abbreviations used:

f.
feminine.
e-t
eitthvat.
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