Búrhvalr

Old Icelandic Dictionary - búrhvalr

Meaning of Old Icelandic word "búrhvalr" in English.

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

búrhvalr
m. a sort of whale, cachalot (?).

Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᚱᚼᚢᛅᛚᚱ

Abbreviations used:

m.
masculine.
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