As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. the drop or foam, from a horse’s mouth, Vþm. 14, Edda 7.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛚ-ᛏᚱᚢᛒᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Vafþrúðnis-mál. (A. I.)
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