As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- forsölu-máli (forsǫlu-máli)
- a, m. a mortgage contract, Gþl. 304.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, forsölu-máli may be more accurately written as forsǫlu-máli.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱᛋᚢᛚᚢ-ᛘᛅᛚᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Gulaþings-lög. (B. II.)