Bágr

Old Icelandic Dictionary - bágr

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "bágr" in English.

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

bágr Old Icelandic word can mean:

bágr
I)
bágr
a. uneasy, awkward (verðr honum nú bág höndin); bágt var mjök um matbjargir, provisions were very scarce.
bágr
II)
bágr
m. contest, resistance, in such phrases as, brjóta bág við e-n, to contend against, offer resistance to; fór í bág með þeim, a conflict arose between them; they quarrelled.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᚴᚱ

Abbreviations used:

m.
masculine.
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