As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a killer, slayer; verða s. e-s, to slay, Fær. 200, Fms, vii. 202, Al. 106, Js. 30.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛅᚦᛅ-ᛘᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Færeyinga Saga. (E. II.)
- Járnsíða. (B. III.)
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