As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a law term, failing in one’s oath, Grág. ii. 22, Glúm. 387, K. Þ. K. 146.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛁᚦ-ᚠᛅᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Víga-Glúms Saga. (D. II.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- K. Þ. K.
- Kristinn-réttr Þorláks ok Ketils = Kristinna-laga-þáttr. (B. I.)
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