As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a birthday, Hom. 106; b. Maríu, the nativity of the Virgin Mary, Rb. 8.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᚱᚦᛅᚱ-ᛏᛅᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
- Rímbegla. (H. III.)
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