As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
höndla Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (að), v.
- 1) to seize, capture (~ glœpamann);
- 2) to treat;
- ~ e-n illa, to treat one ill.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᚢᚾᛏᛚᛅ
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