As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. pl. kinsmen on the mother’s side, Grág. ii. 113, Fms. i. 4.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᚦᚢᚱ-ᚠᚱᛅᚾᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Grágás. (B. I.)
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