As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. misery, Stj. 428, Bs. i. 321; now also used of the sore feeling of a wound or the like, v. aumr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛅᚢᛘᛚᛁᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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