As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- fjörugr (fjǫrugr)
- adj. full of life, sprightly, (mod.)
Orthography: The Cleasby & Vigfusson book used letter ö to represent the original Old Norse vowel ǫ. Therefore, fjörugr may be more accurately written as fjǫrugr.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛁᚢᚱᚢᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements