As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a forerunner, Stj. 204: a predecessor, 118.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱ-ᚱᛁᚾᚾᛅᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Stjórn. (F. I.)