As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a mediation, Fær. 244: an agreement, Fb. i. 512, H. E. i. 406: of a written deed, Bs, i. 735, and in mod. usage.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛅᛘᚾᛁᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Færeyinga Saga. (E. II.)
- H. E.
- Historia Ecclesiastica Islandiae. (J. I.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.