As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- part. neut., in the phrase, það er ekki e., of an uncanny thing, not by fair means.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛁᚾ-ᛚᛁᛁᚴᛁᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements