As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- part. well-trained, highly skilled, Finnb. 290; f. á járnsmíð, Fms. xi. 427, Bs. i. 681, 850, ii. 32.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱ-ᛘᛁᚾᚾᛏᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)
- Finnboga Saga. (D. V.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
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