As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a bench-fellow, Fms. ii. 48.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᚴᚴᛁᚢ-ᚾᛅᚢᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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