As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. pl. the men stationed in the bow of a warship (opp. to ‘aptrbyggjar’).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚱᛅᛘᛒᚢᚴᚴᚢᛅᚱ
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