As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. the raging of fire, Fms. i. 128, x. 29, Sturl. iii. 132, Bs. i. 327, Orkn. 368, 458, Sks. 141.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛚᛏᛋ-ᚴᛅᚾᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Orkneyinga Saga. (E. II.)
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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