As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a purchased mark, opp. to one inherited (in cattle), Grág. ii. 307.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᚢᛒᛅ-ᛘᛅᚱᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grágás. (B. I.)
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