As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- dat. used as adv. eagerly, very, freq. in the Jd.; fikjum grimm, 12; fíkjum íllt, 26; fíkjum haukligt, 41; fíkjum hátt, exceeding high, Hom. (St.) 58.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᚴᛁᚢᛘ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- frequent, frequently.
Works & Authors cited:
- Homiliu-bók. (F. II.)
- Jómsvíkinga-drápa. (A. III.)
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