As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- mann-fjölð (mann-fjǫlð)
- f. people, Ad.
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, mann-fjölð may be more accurately written as mann-fjǫlð.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚾᚾ-ᚠᛁᚢᛚᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Arinbjarnar-drápa. (A. III.)