As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
stefja Old Icelandic word can mean:
- (að), v.
- 1) to prevent (s. manntjón);
- 2) s. á e-n, to address one.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᛁᚠᛁᛅ
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