As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. ‘mis-age,’ disparity in age, of brothers, wedded persons, or the like, Fb. i. 123, 250, Fms. v. 318 (spelt wrongly mis-eldi), x. 402 (spelt mis-heldi).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛋ-ᛁᛚᛏᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- s. v.
- sub voce.
Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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