As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a look, appearance, Hkr. iii. 364: show = yfirbragð, FmS. ix. 433: a survey, inspection, meta þetta fé eptir y. þeirra manna sem biskup nefndi til, Dipl. i. 7; undir y. greinds Herra Pettars, v. 18; eptir boðskap ok y. erkibiskups, on the order and under the superintendance of, MS. 671. 17, H. E. i. 517.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᛁᚱ-ᛋᚢᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Diplomatarium. (J. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- H. E.
- Historia Ecclesiastica Islandiae. (J. I.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
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