As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. belonging to the king’s men, Barl. 176, Str. 40; h. málsnild, courtly eloquence, Skálda 199: pastoral, Stat. 281.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛁᚱᚦ-ᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Barlaams Saga. (F. III.)
- Skálda. (H. I.)
- Strengleikar. (G. II.)
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