As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
ánauð Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) oppression, constraint;
- 2) bondage;
- 3) straits, hardship (also in pl.).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚾᛅᚢᚦ
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