As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. meekness, humility, Fms. viii. 54, v. 1.; now freq. in theol. writers.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚢᚦ-ᛘᚢᚴᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
- theological, theologically.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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