As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
af-skipti Old Norse word can mean:
- n. pl. dealing with, intercourse, (cp. the phrase, skipta sér af e-u, to meddle with, care about); ok eingi a. veita heiðnum goðuin, Fms. ii. 160; ef hann veitir súr engi a., does not deal with, Grág. ii. 121.
- COMPDS: afskiptalauss, afskiptalítill, afskiptasamr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚠ-ᛋᚴᛁᛒᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)