As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. cattle-plague, Ann. 1284.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᛅᚱ-ᛏᛅᚢᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Íslenzkir Annálar. (D. IV.)