As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
lýðr Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (-s, -ir, rarely -ar), m.
- 1) people, esp. the common people (er konungr heyrði ákafa lýðsins);
- 2) the members of a household (gakk þú út ok allr l. með þér);
- 3) pl. men, persons (allir lýðir).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛚᚢᚦᚱ
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