As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
at-ganga Old Norse word can mean:
- u, f.
- 1. attack in a fight, onslaught, Fms. i. 36, Nj. 36, Lv. 13, Bret. 6.
- 2. peaceful help, Fms. xi. 86, Nj. 99, Ísl. ii. 210.
- COMPD: atgöngumikill.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛏ-ᚴᛅᚾᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Breta Sögur. (G. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Ljósvetninga Saga. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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