Brúðr

Old Icelandic Dictionary - brúðr

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "brúðr" in English.

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

brúðr Old Icelandic word can mean:

brúðr
(gen. -ar, dat. and acc. -i, pl. -ir), f.
brúðr
1) bride (konur skipuðu pall, ok var ~in döpr);
brúðr
2) esp. pl. brides-maids = brúðkonur; sat Þórhalla milli brúða, Th. was seated among the bridesmaids = milli brúðkvenna.

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᚢᚦᚱ

Abbreviations used:

acc.
accusative.
dat.
dative.
f.
feminine.
gen.
genitive.
n.
neuter.
pl.
plural.
esp.
especially.
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