As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a writer, transcriber, Bs. i. 175, 191; Hallr hét ok var r. hans, his secretary, 700: a scribe, Al. 66, Greg. 52.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚱᛁᛏᛅᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Gregory. (F. II.)
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