As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. frenzy, frantic gestures; fara með hlátri ok gani, Nj. 220; hon hljóp með ópi miklu ok gani, Fas. iii. 177.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚴᛅᚾ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Fornaldar Sögur. (C. II.)
- Njála. (D. II.)
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