As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. abbess. Hkr. iii. 398, Fms. vii. 239, Gþl. 365.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛒᛒᛅᛏᛁᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Gulaþings-lög. (B. II.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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