As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- tt, [hence fljótr], to hasten, make haste, with dat.; flýta ferðinni, to hasten on one’s journey, Grett. 99, Bs. i. 130; flýta sér, to hasten, speed oneself, Stj. 221, Þórð. 69.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᛚᚢᛏᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Grettis Saga. (D. II.)
- Stjórn. (F. I.)
- Þórðar Saga hreðu. (D. V.)
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This headword also appears in dictionaries of other languages descending from Old Norse.