As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- (-leiki), m. power, authority, Sks. 494, H. E. i. 497, Fms. v. 158.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᛁᚴ-ᛚᛁᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- s. v.
- sub voce.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- H. E.
- Historia Ecclesiastica Islandiae. (J. I.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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