As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. an execrable crime (slaying a man asleep), Vígl. 86 new Ed.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱᛏᛅᚦᚢ-ᚢᛁᚱᚴ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Víglundar Saga. (D. V.)
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