As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. loss of blood, Hkr. ii. 24: medic. blood-letting, bleeding, Fms. vii. 269, Str. 28, n. G. L. iii. 15.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᛚᚢᚦ-ᛚᛅᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- medicine, medically.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Heimskringla. (E. I.)
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
- Strengleikar. (G. II.)