As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. being drowned, death by drowning, Ld. 58, Orkn. 246, Ann. 1260, 1026.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚱᚢᚴᚾᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Íslenzkir Annálar. (D. IV.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)
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