As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
úmegð Old Icelandic word can mean:
- 1) the state of being úmagi;
- meðan erfingjar vóru í ~, whilst the heirs were in infancy;
- 2) a person in ~;
- sitja fyrir ~um, to have ‘úmagar’ to sustain.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛘᛁᚴᚦ
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