As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
ergi Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) lewdness, lust;
- 2) wickedness, devilry (með allri ~ ok skelmisskap);
- 3) unmanliness, unwarrior-like behavior with a strong connotation of effeminacy and passive homosexuality.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᚱᚴᛁ
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