As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
for-mæla Old Norse word can mean:
- t, to appoint, El. 21.
- II. to curse, with dat., N. T.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱ-ᛘᛅᛚᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Elis Saga. (G. II.)
- N. T.
- New Testament.