As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a trumpeter, Karl. 220, 525, v. l.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚦᚱ-ᚦᛁᚢᛏᛅᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
Works & Authors cited:
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
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