As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. of brisk, stout appearance, Nj. 183, Eb.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛁᚱᚾ-ᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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