As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
austfirðingr Old Norse word can mean:
- m., esp. in pl. an eastfirther, one from the east of Iceland, Sturl. ii. 158.
- COMPDS: austfirðingabúð, austfirðingadómr, austfirðingafjórðungr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚢᛋᛏᚠᛁᚱᚦᛁᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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