As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- part. ‘weapon-bitten,’ dead by the sword, Hkr. i. 14, Ld. 190, Grett. 159 new Ed.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛅᛒᚾ-ᛒᛁᛏᛁᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
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