As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a thing that can bide, as to which there is no hurry, Grett. 150.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᚦᛚᚢᚾᛏᛅᚱ-ᛘᛅᛚ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
Also available in related dictionaries:
This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.