As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
yfir-tak Old Norse word can mean:
- n. an overtaking, surpassing; yfirtaks mikill, surpassing great.
- 2. a transgression, Eluc.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᛁᚱ-ᛏᛅᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Elucidarium. (F. II.)
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