As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
bakverpast Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (t), v.
- 1) to turn away from, disregard (við e-t or við e-m);
- 2) to flee before one (~ við sínum úvinum).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᚴᚢᛁᚱᛒᛅᛋᛏ
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