As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. a forecast, empty words, Eb. 46, Mar. (Fr.)
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚱᛅᛘ-ᚴᛅᛋᛏ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- French in etymologies.
Works & Authors cited:
- Eyrbyggja Saga. (D. II.)
- Fritzner’s Dictionary, 1867.
- Maríu Saga. (F. III.)
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