As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. silent, cold, Fs. 23, Nj. 177, Fms. i. 19, ix. 246.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛅ-ᛚᛅᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Forn-sögur. (D. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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