As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a serving, service, attendance, Hkr. iii. 79, Stj. 424, 440 (v. l.), Karl. 517, Mar.; þjónunar-maðr, a servant, Fas. i. 375.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᛁᚢᚾᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
- Karla-magnús Saga. (G. I.)
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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