As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- n. loving fosterage (leggja ~ við e-n; fœða e-n upp ~i).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛋᛏᚠᚢᛋᛏᚱ
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