As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a sheep for slaughter, Fær. 160, Hkr. ii. 349.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛚᛅᛏᚱ-ᛋᛅᚢᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Færeyinga Saga. (E. II.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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