As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
ábarning Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) thrashing, flogging (= barsmíð);
- 2) assault (of the Evil One), temptation.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛒᛅᚱᚾᛁᚾᚴ
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