As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
múta Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) fee, gratuity; em ek eigi vanr at taka mútur á afli mínu, to exhibit my strength for money;
- 2) mæla e-t á mútur, to make a secret of, speak with reserve (ekki þarf þetta á mútur at mæla);
- 3) bribe.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᛏᛅ
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