As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. [from the A. S. ealdorman], an alderman, Pd.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚᛏᚢᚱ-ᛘᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.
Works & Authors cited:
- Placidus-drápa. (A. III.)