As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. (bók-leysi, n.), book-less, void of learning, Bs. ii. 125, Mar. 145; = utanbókar, Clem. 60.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛒᚢᚴ-ᛚᛅᚢᛋᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Clements Saga. (F. III.)
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
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