As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- part. overcome, Fms. x. 221, Finnb. 330; y. af sárum ok mæði, exhausted, 288; geta yfirkomit e-n, Fms. ii. 75; fá e-n yfirkominn, xi. 96.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᛁᚱ-ᚴᚢᛘᛁᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Finnboga Saga. (D. V.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)