As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. hereditary estates, used in a special sense of church demesnes held by lay impropriators, vide Arna S., BS. i. 794.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᚱᚠᚦᛅ-ᛋᛏᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)