As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. [mis], a misdeed, offence; in the phrase, göra e-m til miska, to offend, wrong a person, Finnb. 258, Ld. 76, Hrafn. 27. miska-ráð, n. pl. misdeeds, Harms. 14.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᛋᚴᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Finnboga Saga. (D. V.)
- Hrafnkels Saga. (D. II.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
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