As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. brotherhood, Lat. fraternitas, Bs. ii. 72, Mar. 24 (Fr.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᚢᚦᛁᚱᚾᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- French in etymologies.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Fritzner’s Dictionary, 1867.
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)