As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. a helpless one, one incapable of self-maintenance (including children, aged people, men disabled by sickness, paupers, etc.).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛘᛅᚴᛁ
- et cetera.
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