As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a ferry contract, D. I. i. 320.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᚱᛁᚢ-ᛘᛅᛚᛏᛅᚴᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- D. I.
- Diplomatarium Islandicum. (J. I.)