As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. a place of bliss, Ver. 2 (of Eden).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚾᛏᛁᛋ-ᛋᛏᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Veraldar Saga. (E. II.)
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