As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adv. honourably, gloriously; taka v. við e-m, Eg. 28; verða við e-u vel ok v., Fms. xi. 114; setja e-n v., Hkr. iii. 9.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᚴ-ᛋᛅᛘᛚᛁᚴᛅ
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.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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