As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. an attack; á. djöfuls, Hom. 68; mod. a feeler, a vague proposition.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅ-ᛋᛚᛅᛏᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)