As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a namesake, Nj. 103, Fb. i. 76, Fs. 77.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛅᚠᚾᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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