As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. (less correct fyrir-sátr, n., Fms. x. 341), an ambush, Nj. 93, 160, Ld. 220, Fms. ii. 296, Fs. 33, Valla L. 225.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱᛁᚱ-ᛋᛅᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Valla L.
- Valla Ljóts Saga. (D. II.)
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