As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- ar, m. improvement, 623. 15, Hom. 50, 134, Hkr. 11. 178: convalescence, Grág. ii. 45.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᛏᚾᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
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