As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
embætta Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (-tta, -tt), v.
- 1) to attend, serve, wait upon, e. e-m (eiga gestum. at e.); e. fé, to attend to the cattle, to milk;
- 2) to administer the sacrament to one (e. e-m).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛘᛒᛅᛏᛏᛅ
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