As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a defect, of the speech organs; var mikill m. á ráði hennar, hón hafði ekki mál, ok var með því alin, Fb. i. 250.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᛚ-ᛚᛅᚴᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
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