As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f., medic. prognosis mortis, Fcl. ix.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᚾ-ᚢᛅᚾᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- medicine, medically.