As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. helmet of terror; bera œgishjálm yfir e-m, to hold one in awe and submission; bera œgishjálm í augum, to have a terror-striking glance.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚴᛁᛋᚼᛁᛅᛚᛘᚱ
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