As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. of great strength, Sturl. i. 23, Fms. i. 261.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚠᛚ-ᛘᛁᚴᛁᛚᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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