As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. [Germ. fliese; Swed. flisa; Dan. flise], a splinter, n. G. L. i. 38, Fms. x. 30: a slice, Mar. (Fr.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛚᛁᛋ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- French in etymologies.
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Fritzner’s Dictionary, 1867.
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
- N. G. L.
- Norges Gamle Love. (B. II.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.