As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a strong body of men, so that some can be kept in reserve, Fms. v. 14.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᛁᛚᛏᛅᚱ-ᛚᛁᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- s. v.
- sub voce.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)