As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a manful deed, act of prowess, in plur. virtues, Hom. (St.) 59, MS. 686 B. 8, 625. 184.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚾᚾ-ᛏᛅᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
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