As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- (-fár), part. blood-stained, Hkv. Hjörv. 9, Lex. Poët.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛏᚱᛁᚢᚱ-ᚠᛅᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Helga-kviða Hundingsbana. (A. II.)
- Hkv. Hjörv.
- Helga-kviða Hjörvarðssonar. (A. II.)
- Lex. Poët.
- Lexicon Poëticum by Sveinbjörn Egilsson, 1860.
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