As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a blue, livid tint, metaph. a blemish.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛚᛅᛘᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
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