As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. a kind of metre, the first syllable of the following line completing the sentence.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚᛅᚴᛋᚼᛅᛏᛏᚱ
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