As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. adj. quiet, with no act of violence between tivo hostile parties, Eb. 244, Sturl. ii. 40.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᛏᚠᛅᚱᛅ-ᛚᛅᚢᛋᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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