As defined by A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic (Geir Zoëga):
- m. superior, master (Ólafr er betr til yfirmanns fallinn en mínir synir).
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚢᚠᛁᚱᛘᛅᚦᚱ
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