byrr

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Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *buriz (favorable wind). Cognate with Old English byre.

Noun[edit]

byrr m

  1. a fair wind

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • byrr in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press