As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- a, m. a headstrong man, hence fauta-legr, adj. frantic, headstrong; fauta-skapr, m. frenzy.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛅᚢᛏᛁ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements