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Posted - 12/01/2018 :  22:05:14  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
What you call a symbol is actually the lower case letter p followed by a period. So an abbreviation. The record immediately below has another listing with the lower case letter p but the entire word is written out -- pige.
You can find that translated here -
https://otjoerge.wordpress.com/norwegian-american-dictionary/ae-o-a-0-9/#0
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