As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. black-skinned, epithet of a wood-bear, Akv. 11.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛚᛅᚴᚴ-ᚠᛁᛅᛚᛚᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
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Works & Authors cited:
- Atla-kviða. (A. II.)