As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a heathen priest, Post. 656 B. 10, Hkr. i. 8.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛚᚢᛏ-ᚴᚢᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
- Postula Sögur. (F. III.)
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