As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. used of a metre in alhenda, Edda 132; drápa alhend, Sturl. ii. 56.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚ-ᚼᛁᚾᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)