As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a law term, one whose lands are escheated, but may be redeemed, Grág. ii. 253, Gþl. 290.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᛁᚴᚦᛅᚱ-ᛘᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Gulaþings-lög. (B. II.)
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