As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. oppressed, enslaved, Hkr. i. 40, Grág. ii. 292, N. G. L. i. 341, Sks. 463.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅ-ᚾᛅᚢᚦᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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