As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. and atfylgja, u, f. help, backing, support, Fms. ii. 105, Stj. 384, Hom. 139, Fms. x. 60, v. 1.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛏ-ᚠᚢᛚᚴᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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