As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a dowry, Nj. 146, Grág. i. 172, Bs. i. 462.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛅᚾᛅᚱ-ᛘᚢᚾᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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