As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. (eigur-ligr, Barl. 205), worth having, precious, Fms. i. 294, v. 260, Sks. 696, Sturl. i. 2.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛁᚴᚢ-ᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Barlaams Saga. (F. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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