As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
merkismaðr Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) standard-bearer;
- 2) man of mark, distinguished person.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᛁᚱᚴᛁᛋᛘᛅᚦᚱ
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