As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. thrashing, flogging, Bs. i. 792, Grág. i. 456: pl. fight, row, Íb. 12, Grág. ii. 114.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᚱ-ᛋᛘᛁᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Íslendinga-bók. (D. I.)
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