As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a heathen worshipper, Bret. 57, Eg. 179, Fms. i. 294, 263, Andr. 65.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛚᚢᛏ-ᛘᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Andreas Saga. (F. III.)
- Breta Sögur. (G. I.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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