As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. honour, esteem (among men); löngun til mannmetnaðar, ambition.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛅᚾᚾᛘᛁᛏᚾᛅᚦᚱ
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