As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. fleet, Ld. 232: metaph. speeding, Bs. i. 423.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛚᛁᚢᛏ-ᛚᛁᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Laxdæla Saga. (D. II.)
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