As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
bálkr Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) partition, balk (~ um þveran hellinn);
- 2) section in a code of laws;
- 3) body, group, host.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᛚᚴᚱ
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