As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. dead, of a limb; d. er mér fótr minn, Vápn. 21: metaph. drowsy, [Dan. doven], Al. 71.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚢᚠᛁᚾᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
Works & Authors cited:
- Alexanders Saga. (G. I.)
- Vápnfirðinga Saga. (D. II.)
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