As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- m. (neut. Fb. l. c.), medic. pestilence, cp. Bs. i. 662 (the verse), Fb. i. 583 (the verse): in mod. usage plague, among animals.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛅᚱ-ᛅᛚᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- l. c.
- loco citato.
- medicine, medically.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)