As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. the chosen or elect one; þú ert konungr ok k. þessa ríkis, El.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛋᚾᛁᚾᚴᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Elis Saga. (G. II.)
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