As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. well-mannered, of pure life, Skálda 208, N. G. L. ii. 421; góðir menn ok siðlátir, Edda 43, Ó. H. 44; s. ok bænrækinn, 189.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛁᚦ-ᛚᛅᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
- Ó. H.
- Ólafs Saga Helga. (E. I.)
- Skálda. (H. I.)
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