As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. state, condition, Ld. 6, Eg. 597, Glúm. 349: marriage, Fs. 21.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᛅᚦᛅ-ᚴᚢᛋᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Víga-Glúms Saga. (D. II.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
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