As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
al-góðr Old Norse word can mean:
- adj. perfectly good, now used of God.
- β. albeztr kostr, by far the best match (Germ. allerbester), Ld. 88.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚ-ᚴᚢᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
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