As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. [North. E. meat-hale], sound so as to be able to eat, Sturl. i. 20.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᛏ-ᚼᛁᛁᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- North. E.
- Northern English.
Works & Authors cited:
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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