As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. brightness, Hom. 60, Rb. 336, Fms. i. 228, Magn. 468.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛁᛅᚱᛏ-ᛚᛁᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
- Magnús Saga jarls. (E. II.)
- Rímbegla. (H. III.)
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