As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a cup-bearer, Stj. 200, 571, N. G. l. ii. 413, 415, 447, Sturl. iii. 182.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᚴᛁᚾᚴᛁᛅᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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