As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. (áskora, u, f., Fagrsk. 171, bad reading?), an earnest request, challenge, Nj. 258, Fs. 22, Boll. 342.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅ-ᛋᚴᚢᚱᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Bolla-þáttr. (D. V.)
- Fagrskinna. (K. I.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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