As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. an away-going, departure, Fms. i. 69, Grág. i. 274, Sks. 337, Fs. 7, Eg. 750. brottferðar-öl, n. a parting banquet, Hkr. i. 216.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚱᚢᛏᛏ-ᚠᛁᚱᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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