As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. pl. sea-dwellers, coast-people, Fms. viii. 404, v. l.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛁᛅ-ᛒᚢᚴᚴᚢᛅᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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