bygd (OSw) bygth (ODan) byggð (ON) bygð (ON) byghþ (OSw) noun

Inhabited area or district sometimes including the inhabitants and the cultivated land.


area ODan ESjL 1−3
OIce Þfb 7
ODan JyL 1−3
ODan SkKL 11
ODan SkL 72

community ONorw FrL Intr 12
OSw SdmL Jb, Bb

district OIce Llb 12
farm ONorw FrL Intr 12
ONorw GuL Tfb

habitation ONorw BorgL 5.14
home district ONorw FrL KrbA 43
inhabited area ONorw BorgL 14.12
inhabited place OIce Grg Lbþ 210
neighbourhood OSw MELL Rb
place ODan ESjL 3
settlement (2) ONorw EidsL 15.2 29.3
ODan ESjL 3
OIce Js Þfb 6
ODan SkL 69
ODan VSjL 72, 75

village ODan JyL 2
ODan SkL 240

village surroundings ODan ESjL 3 Refs:

CV s.v. bygð; Hertzberg s.v. bygð; KLNM s.v. –bygd; ONP s.v. byggð; Schlyter 1877 s.v. bygd; Zoega s.v. bygð

Citation
  • ‘bygd’. A Lexicon of Medieval Nordic Law.

  • http://www.dhi.ac.uk/lmnl/nordicheadword/displayPage/822
    (05/26/2022)