As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. worthless, poor, despicable, Barl. 75, 154; v. auvirðiligr and auðv., which are the Icel. forms.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚠ-ᚢᛁᚱᚦᛁᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- Iceland, Icelander, Icelanders, Icelandic.
Works & Authors cited:
- Barlaams Saga. (F. III.)
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