As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- n. backing one in battle (veita e-m ~).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᚴᛋᚴᛁᚾᚴᛁ
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