As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a doubtful reading, Eg. 47, v. l. for áþján, bondage: ákúrur, f. pl., means in mod. usage reprimands: in the phrase, veita e-m á., to scold, esp. of reprimands given to a youth or child.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅ-ᚴᚢᚱᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)