As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. dead (dying) from old age, Nj. 58, Fms. i. 117, Edda 18.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᛚᛚᛁ-ᛏᛅᚢᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Edda. (C. I.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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