As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
at-gangr Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. fighting, combat, aggression, Ísl. ii. 268, Korm. 242: injury, violence, = ágangr, Fms. vi. 239.
- 2. help, co-operation, Grett. 157, 162, Vígl. 19.
- 3. now, redress, recovery of a claim.
- COMPD: atgangsmikill.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛏ-ᚴᛅᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Kormaks Saga. (D. II.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Víglundar Saga. (D. V.)
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