As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a hawk, Edda (Gl.), occurs in Sighvat, but is nevertheless a French word; see mútaðr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᛏᛅᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
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