As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- (-vætti), n. a witness of ownership, Jb. 191.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛁᚴᚾᛅᚱ-ᚢᛁᛏᚾᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Jóns-bók. (B. III.)
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