As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
flagari Old Norse word can mean:
- 1. a, m. a loose person, an impostor.
- 2. prep. a flayer, knacker; cp. Ivar Aasen flagar.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛚᛅᚴᛅᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Ivar Aasen
- Ivar Aasen’s Dictionary, 1850.