As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a great man, Fms. x. 293 (where spelt abb-).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚠᛒᚱᛅᚴᚦᛋ-ᛘᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)