As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. an episcopal seat, bishopric, Jb. 16, K. Á. 96, Fms. x. 409.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᛋᚴᚢᛒᛋ-ᛋᛏᚢᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Jóns-bók. (B. III.)
- K. Á.
- Kristinn-réttr Árna biskups. (B. III.)
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