As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. [af- intens. ?], very old, decrepid from age, Nj. 190; a. karl, Fms. ii. 182, Sks. 92.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚠ-ᚴᛅᛘᛅᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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