As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- f. a sweetheart, Skv. 3. 8, and perh. in Fsm. 5 for fán of the MS.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚠᚱᛁᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fjölsvinns-mál. (A. II.)
- Sigurðar-kviða. (A. II.)
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