As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. the maintenance of a person, Grág. i. 296, 444: human food, Ám. 66; gott til manneldis.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚾᚾ-ᛁᛚᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Auðunnar-máldagi. (J. I.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
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