As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a title, rank, Nj. 6, Fms. iii. 185, ix. 257, Fb. ii. 288: redress, Ísl. ii. 386.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛅᚠᚾ-ᛒᚢᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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