As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. entitled to inherit, legitimate heir, Grág. i. 178, Eg. 345.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚱᚠ-ᚴᛁᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
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