As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
fjörlausn Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) release from life; þola-lausn, to suffer death;
- 2) ransom for one’s life (Æsir bjóða fyrir sik ~).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᚢᚱᛚᛅᚢᛋᚾ