As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
banna Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (að), v.
- 1) to forbid, prohibit (~ e-m e-t or with infin.);
- 2) to curse (~ e-m);
- refl. ~st um, to swear (to do a thing).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛅᚾᚾᛅ
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