As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
ein-seta Old Norse word can mean:
- u, f. hermitage, Hom. 26, Mart. 125.
- COMPDS: einsetukona, einsetulíf, einsetumaðr, einsetumunkr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛁᚾ-ᛋᛁᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
- Martinus Saga. (F. III.)
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