As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- f. herring-fishery; fara í ~, to go out catching herring.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛁᛚᛏᚠᛁᛋᚴᛁ
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