As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- (and flyksa), u, f. a flake, rag, metaph. a phantom, Grett. 111.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛚᚢᚴᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- metaphorical, metaphorically.
Works & Authors cited:
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)