As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
lof Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) praise, good report (opt kaupir sér í litlu lof);
- 2) leave, permission (ef konungr vill þeim lof til gefa);
- 3) in pl. license; þeir skulu ráða lögum ok lofum, the administration rests with them.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚠ
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