As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. name of a Danish mythical hero, ‘with the fine beard,’ Saxo, Grett. (in a verse): a name of Odin (cp. Harbarðr, Síð-grani, Síð-skeggr), Edda.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛅᚴ-ᛒᛅᚱᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)