As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. self-will, obstinacy, Fms. ii. 254, Ld. 4, 188, Mork. 83.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛁᚾ-ᚱᛅᚦᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
- Morkinskinna. (E. I.)
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