As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. head-skin, scalp; standa yfir höfuðsvörð-um e-s, to have an enemny’s head in one’s power.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚢᚠᚢᚦᛋᚢᚢᚱᚦᚱ
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