As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- part. frightened; fara f., Njarð. 370: cp. the phrase, e-m verðr felmt, to be terrified, panic-stricken, Nj. 105, Fms. viii. 189, v. l.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᛚᛘᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- v. l.
- varia lectio.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
- Njarðvíkinga Saga. (D. II.)
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