As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m., later mann-dauði, a, m., dat. manndauðnum, Fms. x. 212:—loss of life, mortality, Eg. 98 new Ed., Fms. x. 211, Bs. i. 31, Ann. passim.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚾᚾ-ᛏᛅᚢᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Íslenzkir Annálar. (D. IV.)
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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