As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
fasta Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (að), v. to fast, abstain from food; f. þurt, to fast on dryfood.
- 1) fast, fasting;
- 2) season appointed for fasting (níu vikna f.).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛅᛋᛏᛅ
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