Bræða

Old Icelandic Dictionary - bræða

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "bræða" in English.

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

bræða Old Icelandic word can mean:

bræða
I)
bræða
(-dda, -ddr), v.
bræða
1) to melt (~ jökul, snjó, ís);
bræða
2) to tar, pitch (~ skip).
bræða
II)
bræða
(-dda, -ddr), v. to hurry, make haste (nú seinkaða ek, en þú bræddir heldr).

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᛅᚦᛅ

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