As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. especial, Stj. 6, H. E. i. 502, 655 xxxii. 8: extraordinary, Bs. ii. 18, 159, 170.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛁᚾᚴᛅᚾ-ᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- H. E.
- Historia Ecclesiastica Islandiae. (J. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
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