As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. one sustained, supported by another (E. kveðst ekki þurfa at vera hans ~).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᛁᛋᛚᚢᛘᛅᚦᚱ
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