As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. [akin to slæmr], a nickname, also slembi-djákn, m. a sham deacon, Fms. vii.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛚᛁᛘᛒᛁᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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