As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
herað Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) district;
- 2) country, opp. to bœr (town).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛁᚱᛅᚦ
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