As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
erfiða Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (að), v.
- 1) to toil, labour;
- 2) ~ e-m, to cause one trouble; ~ sér í e-u, to trouble oneself with;
- 3) to till (~ jörðina);
- 4) impers, ~ði sóttarfar hans, his illness grew more severe.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᚱᚠᛁᚦᛅ
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