As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. an interpreter: a nickname, dóttir Kára þess er t. var kallaðr, Landn. 158, v. l., of a person of the 11th or 12th century.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᛚᚴᛅᚱᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
Works & Authors cited:
- Landnáma. (D. I.)
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