As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a straight-shooting, good shot, Fms. vii. 120, v. 337, viii. 140, v. I.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᛁᚾ-ᛋᚴᛁᚢᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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