As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. ‘gallows-carrion,’ the corpse of one hung in chains, a law phrase, Grág. ii. 131.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᛚᚴ-ᚾᛅᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)