As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
ars Old Norse word can mean:
- m. podex, (later by metath. rass, Bs. i. 504. l. 2, etc.), Sturl. ii. 17, 39 C; ekki er þat sem annarr smali, engi er skaptr fyrir a. aptr hali, not like other cattle, having no tail, in a libel of the year 1213, Sturl. ii. 17.
- COMPD: arsgörn.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚱᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- et cetera.
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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