As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- a. high-born, of high estate, noble, of a king or an earl (þú kannt vel at vera með tignum mönnum).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᚴᛁᚾᚾ
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