As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. ‘sand-oats’ = melr, q. v.: as a nickname, Fms. ix. 370.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛅᚾᛏ-ᚼᛅᚠᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)