As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
burst Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) bristle, bristles; draga ~ ór nefi em, to draw a bristle out of one’s nose, to cheat one;
- 2) gablehead or ridge of a house.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᚱᛋᛏ
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