As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. very ‘fey,’ i. e. in extravagant spirits, in the frame of mind which betokens speedy death, a. augu, Eg. in a verse.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚ-ᚠᛁᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- i. e.
- id est.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Egils Saga. (D. II.)