As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
al-farinn Old Norse word can mean:
- adj. part. worn out, very far gone, Stj. 201, of the kine of Pharaoh, ‘ill-favoured and lean-fleshed,’ Gen. xli. 3.
- β. now = alfari.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚ-ᚠᛅᚱᛁᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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