As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a chimney-sitter, an old man; in the phrase, áttræðr er a. ok eldaskári, an octogenarian is an a. and a poker, Lex. Run.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚱᛁᚾ-ᚼᛅᚢᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Lex. Run.
- Lexicon Runicum.