As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. the right to fix one’s own terms, Orkn. 214, Fms. xi. 24.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛁᚾ-ᛋᚴᛅᛒᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)