As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. profit, gain, Fms. xi. 441 (now freq.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅ-ᛒᛅᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
Also available in related dictionaries:
This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.