As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a cause for death, a deed deserving death, Fms. i. 48, iii. 20, vi. 383.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᚢᚦᛅ-ᛋᚢᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)