As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. [geyja á], barking, metaph. foul language, Gísl. 53; cp. þá geyr hón á þá, 139.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅ-ᚴᛅᚢᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Gísla Saga. (D. II.)