As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. the breeding, accomplishment of a man, Js. 24, Barl. 6; fullkominn til mannanar allrar, þeirrar er kurteisum konungi byrjar at hafa, Fagrsk. 3.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚾᚾᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Barlaams Saga. (F. III.)
- Fagrskinna. (K. I.)
- Járnsíða. (B. III.)
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