As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. ‘devil-wud,’ possessed, Orkn. 518, Clem. 51, n. T.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᛁᚢᚠᚢᛚ-ᚢᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Clements Saga. (F. III.)
- N. T.
- New Testament.
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)