As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. the main body of an army, Fms. vii. 260, viii. 315, Sturl. i. 38 (Ed. megit liðit).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᚴᛁᚾ-ᛚᛁᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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