As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. free from risk, Fms. x. 368; eigi með üllu á., i. e. a weighty, serious step, no trifling matter, Sturl. iii. 234.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛒᚢᚱᚴᚦᛅᚱ-ᛚᛅᚢᛋᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- i. e.
- id est.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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