As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a ‘play-meeting,’ public athletic sports, Eg. 188, Fs. 43.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᛁᚴ-ᛘᚢᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
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