As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the age of twenty, Eg. 2, Fms. iv. 254, x. 377, Njarð. 396, passim.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᛁᛏᚢᚴᛋ-ᛅᛚᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Njarðvíkinga Saga. (D. II.)
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