As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. spirit of prophecy heathen soothsaving. (From med. L. Phiton for Python.).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᛏᚢᚾᛋᛅᚾᛏᛁ
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