As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. ‘fire-whims,’ flickering fire, of the aurora borealis, fire-gleam, Sks. 203.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛚᛏᛋ-ᚢᛁᛘᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Konungs Skugg-sjá. (H. II.)
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