As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. pl. the price of blood, Matth. xxvii. 6.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛚᚢᚦᛋ-ᛒᛁᚾᛁᚾᚴᛅᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements