As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. pl. a gift for a poem dedicated to a king or great person, Eg. 318, Ísl. ii. 223, 230 (Gunnl. S.), etc.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᛅᚴᛅᚱ-ᛚᛅᚢᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- et cetera.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)