As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. a chosen man, favourite man (virktamenn Sveins konungs); þeir kváðu hann vera virktamann, they said he was a capital man.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᛁᚱᚴᛏᛅᛘᛅᚦᚱ
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