As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a royal person, a king, Eg. 415, Hkm. 20, Ýt. 7, Ó. H. 230 (in a verse), Ísl. ii. 229 (in a verse).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᚾᚢᚾᚴ-ᛘᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Hákonar-mál. (A. III.)
- Ó. H.
- Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.