As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
bókmál Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) book language, learned language, Latin (á bók nam ek aldri ok eigi heyrða ek frá máli sagt);
- 2) the canon law; blót þau, sem fyrirboðin eru at máli, in the canon of the church;
- 3) the Justinian calendar; at máli, according to the calendar.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᚴᛘᛅᛚ
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