As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m., poët. a brother, prop. frater geminus, not qs. αδελφός, vide the following word, Lex. Pout.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᚱᛘᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- proper, properly.
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