As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- adj. quick in working, Mar.; but also opp. to góðvirkr, working hastily, ‘scamping’ the work.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛚᛁᚢᛏ-ᚢᛁᚱᚴᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
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