As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. public property, a domain, Íb. ch. 3, viz. the ground of the Icel. alþingi.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚᛚᛋᚼᛁᚱᛁᛅᚱ-ᚠᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- Iceland, Icelander, Icelanders, Icelandic.
Works & Authors cited:
- Íslendinga-bók. (D. I.)
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