As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a dyer’s herbs, N. G. L. iii. 119.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᛁᛏ-ᛘᚢᛋᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)