As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. the last word, a peroration. Eg. 356, Hkr. ii. 215, Fms. vii. 116.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚᚢᚴᛏᛅᚱ-ᚢᚱᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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