As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. esp. pl. [Germ. empfang], reception, hospitality, Vþm. 8.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚾᛏ-ᚠᛅᚾᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Vafþrúðnis-mál. (A. I.)
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