As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. [þjóð], a rabble, gang of thieves and robbers, Fms. vii. 8, 16, Bs. i. 142, Hkr. iii. 208, Fb. ii. 349.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛚᛚ-ᚦᚢᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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