As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
höfuðburðr Old Icelandic word can mean:
- m. ‘bearing of the head’, fig. honour, credit, prestige;
- e-m er lítill höfuðburðn at e-u, it does him little honour (credit).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚢᚠᚢᚦᛒᚢᚱᚦᚱ
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