As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. offscourings, outcasts, (an άπ. λεγ.,—afhrak being now used); ok ræðr hann sér einum á hendr afhrapa hans, Grág. i. 294 (of the consequences of harbouring a vagabond).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚠ-ᚼᚱᛅᛒᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
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