As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. ‘bullock-snout,’ Ýt. l. c., cp. also Germ. farren-schwanz and farren-kope (Grimm); the verse in Alm. 5 is probably addressed to the dwarf, not (as in the Edd.) the dwarf’s own words.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛅᚱᚱᛅ-ᛏᚱᛁᚢᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- l. c.
- loco citato.
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Works & Authors cited:
- Alvís-mál. (A. I.)