As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a brasier, lantern, H. E. ii. 107, Pm. 26, 73, Jm. 12, Vm. 164; eldbera-ker, id., Pm. 106.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛚᛏ-ᛒᛁᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- idem, referring to the passage quoted or to the translation
Works & Authors cited:
- H. E.
- Historia Ecclesiastica Islandiae. (J. I.)
- Jóns-máldagi. (J. I.)
- Pétrs-máldagi. (J. I.)
- Vilkins-máldagi. (J. I.)
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