As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
mann-vandr Old Norse word can mean:
- adj. difficult, requiring a man, Fms. xi. 137.
- 2. particular as to choice of a husband, of a lady, Nj. 48, Band. 29 new Ed.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚾᚾ-ᚢᛅᚾᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Banda-manna Saga. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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