As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. tenacity, perseverance, Stj. 155, Fb. ii. 14.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛅᛋᛏ-ᚼᛁᛚᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Flateyjar-bók (E. I.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)