As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. communion-wine. ☞ The word messa has in Icel, remained since the Reformation = divine service; fyrir messu, eptir messu, vera við messu.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛋᛋᚢ-ᚢᛁᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements