As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a nurse (bondwoman), Skv. 3. 67 (poët.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᛋᛏᚱ-ᛘᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Sigurðar-kviða. (A. II.)
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