YfirbragðOld Icelandic Dictionary - yfirbragð
Meaning of Old Icelandic word "yfirbragð" in English.
As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
yfirbragð Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) outward look, appearance, demeanour; með miklu ~i, of very imposing demeanour, magnificent;
- 2) show, pretence, outer appearance (með sáttgjarnligu ~i);
- 3) surface (allt jarðarinnar ~).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᛁᚱᛒᚱᛅᚴᚦ
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