As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. all-wise: the name of a dwarf, hence the name of a lay.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛚ-ᚢᛁᛋᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements