As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m., vera ~ e-s, to be under another person’s thumb.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚾᛅᚢᚦᚢᚾᚴᛅᚱᛘᛅᚦᚱ
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