As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. a man of great aims (hinn mesti ~).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛋᛏᚢᚱᚱᛅᚦᛅᛘᛅᚦᚱ
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