As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. [Germ. menge], a multitude, Hkv. i. 26, 49, Merl. i. 49, Fas. i. 496 (in a verse), Akv. 4.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᚾᚴᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Atla-kviða. (A. II.)
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Helga-kviða Hundingsbana. (A. II.)
- Merlinus Spa. (A. III.)
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