As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adv. and -ligr, adj. pitifully, Fms. iv. 56, Gkv. 3. 11.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚱᛘᛚᛁᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Guðrúnar-kviða. (A. II.)