As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
ferma Old Norse word can mean:
- d, [farmr], to load, Ld. 32, 86, Sturl. iii. 33.
- II. [Lat. firmare is from a different root], eccl. to confirm, K. Á. 148, N. G. l. i. 350.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᚱᛘᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
- K. Á.
- Kristinn-réttr Árna biskups. (B. III.)
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
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