As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. assistance, Fs. 18, Eg. 265, 722, 731, Fms. i. 126, Edda 35.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᚦ-ᛋᛁᛘᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
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