As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a token of death, Bret. 66, cp. 11. xx. 226.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᚢᚦᛅ-ᛏᛅᚴᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Breta Sögur. (G. I.)
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