As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. strange, alien, Stj. 188; metaph., Skálda 193.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚾᚾᛅᚱᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
Works & Authors cited:
- Skálda. (H. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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