As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. the name (title) of a nithing, Fms. viii. 66, v. l.; bera n., Eg. 492.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛁᚦᛁᚾᚴᛋ-ᚾᛅᚠᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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