As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a taking in trust, only used in the phrase taka e-ð trausta taki, e. g. of going into the rooms of a friend when absent and there taking a book ‘in trust,’ knowing that he will have no objection.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚱᛅᚢᛋᛏᛅ-ᛏᛅᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- e. g.
- exempli gratia.