As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj., in the phrase, eigi á., hard or unpleasant to face.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅ-ᚱᛁᚾᚾᛁᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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