As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- greip, [A. S. forgrípan; Germ. vergreifen], to do amiss.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱ-ᚴᚱᛁᛒᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- A. S.