As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. death-blow; á næsta dag eptir datt honum skellr, he was surprised by death.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛅᚢᚦᛅᛋᚴᛁᛚᛚᚱ
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