As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
forn-orðr Old Norse word can mean:
- adj. using old phrases, (mod.)
- II. swearing, Bs. i. 712.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚢᚱᚾ-ᚢᚱᚦᚱ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Biskupa Sögur. (D. III.)