As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
æra Old Icelandic word can mean:
- f. honour (engrar æru verðr).
- (-ða, -t), v. to row, pull (from ár, oar); ~ undan e-m, to row away from, retreat before, one.
- (-ða, -t), v. to give a good crop (from ár, year); impers., œrir akr (acc.), the field becomes fertile.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚱᛅ
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