As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a spear-formed piece (geiri, goar) of land, Dipl. iv. 15, Grett. 89, new Ed. brot- wrongly.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᚢᛏᛏ-ᚴᛁᛁᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Diplomatarium. (J. I.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)