As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. pl. a law term, an attempt at fraudulent acquisition (v. brek), Glúm. 347, Boll. 352.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᛁᚴ-ᚱᛅᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Bolla-þáttr. (D. V.)
- Víga-Glúms Saga. (D. II.)
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