'boaster' (Modern English boaster)
Proposed ON Etymon (OIcel representative)
(1) cp. busilkinna ?’woman with round cheeks’
Other Scandinavian Reflexes
(1) Norw bos(s), OSw bos
Phonological and morphological markers
Attested from a variety of ME texts from the early 14c. onwards. See futher bost (n.).
Occurrences in the Gersum Corpus