As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. a sum paid by a man for his wife.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᚢᛅᚾᛅᚱᛘᚢᚾᛏᚱ
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