As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a man from the west, Sturl. ii. 204, iii. 86, Ísl. ii. 170, Gullþ. 45.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᛋᛏᛅᚾ-ᛘᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Gull-Þóris Saga. (D. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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