As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. hand’s edge; vera undir handarjaðri e-s, to be in one’s hands, in one’s power.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛅᚾᛏᛅᚱᛁᛅᚦᛅᚱᚱ
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