As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. an onset, Ísl. ii. 357; veita e-m t., to assault, Clem. 37.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᛚ-ᚱᛅᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Clements Saga. (F. III.)
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