As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a great estate, Landn. 95, Eg. 478, Eb. 42.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᛅᚢᛋᚾᛅᚱ-ᛒᚢ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Landnáma. (D. I.)
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