As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
aptr-hald Old Norse word can mean:
- n. a checking, holding back.
- COMPD: aptrhaldsmaðr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛒᛏᚱ-ᚼᛅᛚᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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