As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- (þjá, þjáða, þjáðr), v. to constrain, enthral, enslave; hann var þjár til vinnu, he was forced to work as a bondsman.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚦᛁᛅ
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