As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. a law term, an utter felon, an outlaw of the greater degree, = -skógarmaðr, opp. to fjörbaugsmaðr, Nj. 240, Hrafn. 18, Grág. i. 463.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚ-ᛋᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Hrafnkels Saga. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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