Bjúgr

Old Icelandic Dictionary - bjúgr

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "bjúgr" in English.

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

bjúgr Old Icelandic word can mean:

bjúgr
a. bowed, hooked, crooked, bent;
bjúgr
hann var ~ á baki, he sat bent or bowed (from age) on horseback;
bjúgr
hvárt er yðr þykkir bjúgt eða beint, whether it seems to you crooked or straight, whether you like it or not.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᚢᚴᚱ

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