As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a kind of metre, the first syllabic of the following line completing the sentence, e. g. ískalda skar ek öldu | eik; Edda (Ht.) 129.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚᛅᚴᛋ-ᚼᛅᛏᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- e. g.
- exempli gratia.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Hátta-tal. (C. I.)