As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- f. pl. the last service to the dead, closing the nostrils, eyes and mouth (veita e-m ~).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛅᛒᛁᛅᚱᚴᛁᚱ
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